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Old 09-09-2008, 07:15 PM   #41
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Wish my market still had stock boys. I can't outmaneuver the computer at mine. It will update the price between the time I take it off the shelf to the moment it is scanned.

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Old 09-10-2008, 04:05 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by JoeV View Post
Stopped by my local market last night and the kid was standing in front of the flour with a price gun. I asked what he was doing, and he said "raising the price of the flour like I was told to do." Before he could start changing prices I grabbed 25 lbs of bread and 25 lbs of AP and put them in my cart. He said "Hey, you can't do that. I didn't change the price yet." My reply was "I just did, young man. I just did."

Went up $.40 per 5lb bag. At least I'm set for 4-6 weeks. I don't have more room, or I would have bought more flour.


I haven't seen as much of an increase as I thought. But I also haven't bought much flour lately. I found out my son has a gluten allergy so we rarely use it anymore. Gluten free flour is ridiculously expensive anyway so I guess it's all the same to me.


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Old 09-10-2008, 04:45 PM   #43
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You can't do that.... Oh, OK, here you go.... good one.
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Old 09-10-2008, 06:12 PM   #44
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i bought five pounds of bread flour store brand today. it was almost five dollars. also bought a mini loaf of bread that was four dollars. i think it is cheaper to bake . babe

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