Now this might not be everyone's cup of tea (especially those who like to drink tea in date), but I thought it was worth sharing as I haven't seen it mentioned directly on HUKD.
Approved food sell close to / out of date food. You might be thinking why the hell would you want to eat out of date food? Well take a look at some of the prices they are selling things for -
Kettle Chips - Lightly Salted - 1 case of 18 for £1.95
Schweppes Indian Tonic Water - case of 24 for £2.80
At the end of the day Best Before Dates are exactly what they say. Best Before. It doesn't mean the food cannot be eaten and has to be thrown away.
Now I realise that there is a £5.25 delivery charge, however this covers everything up to 29KG. If you do a big grocery shop then the delivery charge is quite reasonable.
I believe there is another website that sells similar things called -
Hope this is of use to someone.