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The latest issue of Consumer Reports rates 52 grocery chains and ranks them based on several factors. Here’s how some chains with local stores did: Wegmans, which has a store in Mechanicsburg, ranked NUMBER 1 out of all the chains … Continue reading
Last week, I posted about things that will drop in price in 2012. Now, it’s time to discuss the ugly flipside: things that are expected to go up in price in 2012. CNN.com has compiled a list:
The Associated Press said that many grocery stores are reconsidering the self-serve checkout lanes. In fact, one Massachusetts grocery chain is eliminating them. And research shows more customers prefer the traditional checkout lanes.