Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit stopped the car near J27 of the M1 yesterday (December 24).
The unit tweeted: "Last minute trolley dashes today. The four occupants of this car did three of them.
"Took it a step further and completely cut out the checkout stage.
"Over £1000 of stolen meat, toys and clothes.
"Merry Christmas, enjoy the microwaved all day breakfast in the cells."