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Default Grocery stores

"Giusi" > fnord

> "Saerah Gray"
>> I used to work at a Whole Foods, and there are a lot of great
>> products there- but few that are not available for comparable prices
>> at any > number of local stores. Seeing how much people would spend
>> there, it > used to upset me a little that they seemed to be shopping
>> there for the > cachet, when their expenditures could be better
>> serving their > commnunity.
>> Saerah

> I didn't find it so in Bethesda. I shopped there because they had
> things I couldn't find elsewhere or perhaps I would have had to
> crisscross Washington to get them.
> They sold a wide variety of cheeses, tiny vegetables, organic chicken
> back when no other supermarket sold them. I reckoned they got their
> cachet from my shopping htere.

Well, I live in Metro Detroit- there are a number of local natural foods
and gourmet stores that carry comparable products- not to mention local
producers of organic meats. That is my experience.

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