Bogof's heart goes out to Kwik Save workers affected by the tragic saga engulfing the chain of late. At time of writing, staff who had clung on to their jobs were still working unpaid, and those laid off had not received redundancy payments.

In one poignant email sent to The Grocer, an ex-store manager writes: "To add insult to injury, today I received my final payslip and P60 detailing what I should have been paid for my final wages and redundancy."