groceries

 

Supermarkets Start Bagging Self-Serve Checkouts

1:00 pm, September 27, 2011

Some grocery store chains nationwide are bagging the do-it-yourself option, once considered the wave of the future, in the name of customer service.

 

The Priciest Grocery Store Produce

7:00 am, September 16, 2011

These days some items in the produce aisle can tip the scales when it comes to cost. For Americans on a budget, MainStreet did some detective work to find out which ...

 

Coca-Cola Raises Prices: What’s Next?

1:56 pm, June 27, 2011

Coca-Cola is planning to raise the price of its beverages by at least 3% in the beginning of July, just in time for summer. Will other companies soon follow suit?
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Officials Predict Prolonged High Food Prices

2:57 pm, June 17, 2011

High food prices are likely to rise even further over the next decade, putting the poor at an increasing risk of malnutrition and hunger, a world food report warned ...

 

Consumer Reports: Honey, They Shrunk the Groceries

1:00 pm, April 01, 2011

What’s next—11 eggs in a carton? A five-pack of beer? Throughout the supermarket, products are shrinking as prices hold steady or even go up.

 

Major Grocer Files for Bankruptcy

11:00 am, December 13, 2010

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., once the nation's largest grocer, filed for bankruptcy protection Sunday after years of struggling with enormous debt ...

 

Grocery Stores’ Dirty Tricks

1:00 pm, December 10, 2010

Don’t be fooled by the ‘specials’ at your local grocery store: most are special only because of their trickery.

 

Easy Ways to Cut Your Grocery Bill

6:00 am, November 09, 2010

We tend to spend most of our money on food, but there are plenty of ways to bring the amount down with some smart spending.

 

14 Apps for Grocery Store Savings

7:00 am, October 31, 2010

A smartphone is all it takes to save a bunch on your everyday shopping.

 

95% of Green Products Mislead Consumers

5:00 pm, October 26, 2010

Deceptive marketing is still rampant among so-called green products, according to a new report.

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