A little alarmist, but still fun, Get Rich Slowly has a great summary of the top ten tricks supermarkets like to play on you. Of particular interest are the claims that:
• Some supermarkets actually raise prices on advertised goods.
• There’s no federal laws mandating package dating actually jive with reality.
• Supermarkets make more money from manufacturers, not consumers, in the form of payment for prime product placement.
What decepticons have you noticed your local supermarket pulling?