SHOPLIFTER Anthony Holmes was spared prison.
Holmes, 40, admitted stealing from Tesco in Whiteley on November 8, and at Homebase on July 19 in Portsmouth.
Portsmouth magistrates imposed a 12-week term suspended for nine months.
He must pay a £115 victim surcharge.
Holmes took £113.49 worth of alcohol from Tesco.
He also took £509.14 worth of barbecues and other goods from Homebase.