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Comparing grocery baskets

Dec 05, 2018 - Philadelphia Inquirer

Whole Foods still reigns as the most expensive grocery chain in the Delaware Valley. But Acme isn't far behind.

Those were among the findings of a Consumers' Checkbook study that compared prices inside 19 grocery stores in the Philadelphia region.

Checkbook found that Amazon has lowered prices at Whole Foods since buying the high-end grocery a year ago. But Whole Foods prices were still 21 percent higher than the average of all stores surveyed, driven in part by meat prices that were...