As the industry reacts to this morning's shock news Tesco and Booker Group are set to merge, a lot of questions have been raised. Here are 10 questions you asked as the news broke:

1. What will the benefits be for independents?

2. Will this pave the way for more wholesale and retail mergers?

3. Is the merger likely to give them greater negotiating power with suppliers?

4. Do Booker members fear for their independence?

5. What does this mean for the future of Premier, Londis, Budgens and Family Shopper?

6. Will it mean a lack or control for independent retailers over their pricing strategies?

7. Is the Booker merger a threat for other symbol groups?

8. Will it mean lower prices for shoppers?

9. What will this mean for One Stop retailers?

10. What does it mean for Tesco Express?

Do you have any more questions? We want to hear what you think. Let us know in the comments below.