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Old 10-09-2012, 07:56 PM   #31
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Publix store brand unless name brand is on sale and is cheaper. For most things, the family likes the generic better. Except for peanut butter. I have to have JIF...I'm a choosy mom
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Old 10-10-2012, 01:10 PM   #32
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The Kirkland brand (Costco) beer is not bad. And the kirkland brand margarita mix is as good as any.
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Old 10-10-2012, 01:20 PM   #33
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365, Trade Joe's, Archer Farms and UP and UP for us.

We buy very little packaged foods - but what we do is usually the above.
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Old 10-10-2012, 04:36 PM   #34
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Great value butter quarters at Walmart are made by Cabot! Generic brands are made on the same line as the name brands... The machine never stops producing, they only change the case packaging boxes!
A lot of brands are that way. I remember my Mom being told (by someone who would be in the know) that it was fine to buy a particular store brand (this grocery chain no longer exists-was bought out and re-branded) of laundry detergent. It was Tide, just with a different label. The label truly was the only difference, they even used the orange bottles!
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Old 10-10-2012, 04:53 PM   #35
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I have always had good luck with Kroger and Meijers. I love Kroger frozen vegetables and at 10 for $10 you can't beat the price!
Maybe it was just my rotten luck or something but I dislike kroger corn, found pieces of cob, bad kernals, lots of yucky stuff in it. Now meijer brand I like. I usually buy store brand also but have found I didn't like meijer laudry soap. DH likes kroger pop tarts over national brand. I buy store brand contact lens solution but every once in while like to use name brand just seems like it refreshes my contacts better ( granted I'm sure it's not exact same stuff)
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Old 12-13-2012, 12:56 PM   #36
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If you live in maryland or virginia or pa personally you cant go wrong with Wegmans brand products!!!Great quality for the price
I wholeheartedly agree! Wegman's has wonderful, friendly service and the quality of the food keeps me going back!
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