If you've never tried Trader Joe's, the store sells brand name products under its own private label at half off what you'd pay at a traditional supermarket.
But the question is, exactly which brand names are being sold as store brands at Trader Joe's? The Huffington Post thinks it has the answer.
They've done a taste test and side-by-side comparison of brand names and Trader Joe's brands in a variety of products. Here's what they found:
- Cream Of Tomato Soup: Trader Joe's vs. Pacific
Pricing: Trader Joe's $2.49, Pacific $4.69
- Organic Shells And White Cheddar : Trader Joe's vs. Annie's Homegrown
Pricing: Trader Joe's $1.49, Annie's $3.29
- Vegetarian Chili: Trader Joe's vs. Amy's
Pricing: Trader Joe's $2.29, Amy's $4.19
- Pretzel Chips: Trader Joe's vs. Snack Factory
Pricing: Trader Joe's $2.19, Snack Factory $3.69
For more, see the entire article at HuffingtonPost.com.