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Nearly half of shoppers choose their supermarket based on price, a new poll has found.
And of the 38% of consumers who have changed supermarket in the last year, two thirds said they did so because of price.
The survey by Good Morning Britain and OnePoll also revealed that cost is what influences buying habits the most, above quality, offers or reward points.
German low-cost supermarket Lidl has been included in The Grocer magazine's weekly price survey for the first time, which found it sold a basket of common groceries for 29% cheaper than Tesco.
It also came in second for customer service.
Aldi's sales have jumped 32% in the last year, taking its market share to a record 4.8%.
An extra tax on big supermarkets would hit the poorest families hardest, the Government has said.
The Department for Communities and Local Government has rejected calls from 20 local authorities for a new levy on supermarkets to help revitalise local shopping areas.
"Imposing new, additional taxes on supermarkets will push up the price of food and the cost of living, hitting low-income families the hardest," a DCLG spokesman said.
He said there were "much better ways to support small shops".