French supermarket riots erupt over cut-price Nutella campaign


There were scenes of fighting and chaos in a number of stores of the Intermarché retail chain around France on Thursday as crowds of shoppers, some described as behaving 'like animals', grabbed jars of the popular chocolate hazelnut spread Nutella being offered at knock-down prices.

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French shoppers have been rioting "like animals" to get their hands on the internationally popular hazelnut spread Nutella, with some customers getting black eyes and bloody hands, reports International Business Times.