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This 'Honest' Supermarket Ad Will Make You Lose Your Appetite

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.17.2017 | Comedy

You know the old advice that you shouldn’t shop at the grocery store when you’re hungry? Well, you might also want to avoid Cracked’s new video ...

"On a Cart and a Prayer"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 01.19.2017 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima If it weren't for my wife, I would have starved to death long ago. Not only is Sue a great cook (her specialties include everything, ...

This Store Lets You Pay What You Can For Groceries That Would Otherwise Be Tossed

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.26.2016 | Good News

This supermarket is anything but trashy. The Real Junk Food Project (RJFP), an organization that combats food waste, recently opened what it calls ...

This Is How You Pick The Fastest Lane At The Supermarket

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 09.20.2016 | Taste

Getting to the grocery store is hard enough on its own, without having to deal with insane waits at checkout. But when you’re loaded up with the foo...

This Store Is Doing Something Unique To Help Shoppers With Autism

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.25.2016 | Good News

A store in northern England will fall completely silent starting at 8 a.m. every Saturday morning in a bid to help its customers with autism and other...

"This Little Poppie Went to Market"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 03.31.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

In nearly 38 years of marriage, I have found that food shopping is a matter of putting the cart before the horse's behind. This explains why I am the designated driver whenever I go to the supermarket with my wife, Sue.

WATCH: Hungry Moose Shops For Groceries In Sarah Palin's Hometown

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 10.23.2015 | Weird News

Attention shoppers: Hoof prints in aisle six. This moose is stocking up like any upstanding Alaskan moose is wont to do. Or maybe just on a beer run....

Confused Little Boy Wants To Help His Mom. Period.

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 10.13.2015 | Weird News

This young gentleman insists that his mom buy these maxi pads. He may not know what they are, and he may not know what they're for (spoiler alert: NOT...

Putting the Heart back Into Business

Pioneers for Change | Posted 06.09.2016 | Impact
Pioneers for Change

Having run a retail consultancy for many years, I felt there had to be a better way to run a business than the quarterly profit addiction that I saw in more and more of our multi-national clients.

The 36 People You See at Every Supermarket

Thrillist | Posted 12.09.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

To help you navigate more efficiently from the greeter to the totally unpopulated self-checkout line, here's a list of all the people you'll see during your next visit.

Jameis Winston Cited For Stealing Crab Legs From Supermarket

BroBible | Posted 04.30.2014 | Crime

Crab legs from a Publix? How does one even go about stealing those? That’s about the least inconspicuous thing one could possibly steal. Since he wa...

'Say It Ain't Snow'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 04.07.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

The two things I wonder most about winter are: Why do some people throw away their snow shovels every year and have to buy new ones? And why do these same people go to the supermarket when a snowstorm is forecast to buy bread and milk when they never eat and drink those things when it doesn't snow?

Restaurant Chain's Products Banned From Supermarkets

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business

You won't likely be seeing branded products from country restaurant chain Cracker Barrel in your supermarket anytime soon. On Monday, a federal jud...

10 Ways to Cut Your Grocery Bill While Eating Healthier

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 04.06.2013 | Home
Danielle Nierenberg

Many of us are trying to eat at home these days, but grocery shopping can be overwhelming. The simple chore of buying food involves many variables. Here's how to find the sweet spot to grocery shopping where wellbeing meets frugality.

Study: Do Supermarkets Promote What's Good for You?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 03.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

A new study in Appetite is among the first to evaluate the types of foods promoted by U.S. supermarkets and compare them with current dietary guidance.

German Supermarket Caught Spying On Its Employees?

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.08.2013 | Business

A former store detective who worked at the German supermarket Aldi has revealed to news outlet Der Spiegel that in addition to looking out for shoplif...

WATCH: Forget Barcodes, This Scanner Can Recognize Food Based On Color And Pattern

Posted 03.14.2012 | Home

At the supermarket, fruits and vegetables don't typically have barcodes attached to them since they are usually sold by weight, rather than by bag. Pl...

Alice Hines

A Dumpster Dinner: Is Thanksgiving The Most Wasteful Day Of The Year?

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 11.24.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Lynn U., a 58 year old mom of two, is bringing cornbread stuffing to her aunt's Thanksgiving celebration this year. What the aunt doesn't ...

Which Supermarket Orange Juice Reigns Supreme?

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

If you thirst for a glass of orange juice first thing in the morning, this is the taste test for you. Of course, most people prefer the fresh-squeezed...

Four Weird Recent Economic Studies

TIME.com | BRAD TUTTLE | Posted 09.23.2011 | Business

Studies show that flexing one’s muscles may help fight off—or possibly cause—wasteful impulse purchases, and other weird money findings....

Virtual Supermarket Allows South Koreans To Shop In Subways With Their Phones

Posted 08.27.2011 | Home

Mega supermarket chain Tesco has designed a virtual supermarket in South Korea in hopes to gain more business than its competitor E-Mart. According to...

Yepoka Yeebo

Walmart's U.S. Struggles: Sales Fall For 7th Straight Quarter

HuffingtonPost.com | Yepoka Yeebo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Walmart's typical customer is still not spending. On Tuesday, the big-box retailer posted its seventh consecutive quarter of falling U.S. sales. A...

How To Tell If It's Really Food: A Flowchart

Darya Pino, Ph.D | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Darya Pino, Ph.D

To help you find real food within the endless labyrinth of junk, I've put together this handy flowchart for your use and amusement. Consider it your supermarket GPS. If you ever get lost, just start back at the top.

Sainsbury's Grocery Store To Publish Its Own Kids' Books

thebookseller.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Sainsbury's is in discussions with publishers about releasing a series of own-branded children's books....

Are You Eating Fake Mashed Potatoes?

Hemi Weingarten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Hemi Weingarten

A friend recently related a story how she was utterly shocked when, at age 19, for the first time in her life, she realized that mashed potatoes don't come from a box.