Small retailers fight to hold their own against Tesco
5 February 2014 Last updated at 18:23 GMT
Small retailers in Northern Ireland have been taking part in the latest retail battle in Northern Ireland.
Convenience stores operating under a 'symbol' like Centra or Spar have remained popular, until larger stores open smaller shops nearby.
BBC NI economics and business editor John Campbell has been speaking to one such store owner in south Belfast.