Supermarket Tricks

Reader's Digest put together a list of supermarket tricks we all fall for (here is a link that will save you from having to click through a 50-slide slideshow), and a lot of it is interesting! I did not know the thing about the cakes, for example, and I've definitely bought cakes straight out of the display case many times. I have never ditched anything at the checkout lane though.

Who Needs Grocery Stores? (I Do)

Boy, people sure like creating reports about what millennials like to buy. Today's millennial report comes from AlixPartners, a consulting firm, which says that the future of traditional grocery stores is in danger because young consumers aren't the one-stop shoppers our parents were.