5 Items, 5 Grocery Stores: Who's Cheapest?

A comparison of local grocery store prices at Market Basket, Trader Joe's, McKinnon's, Shaw's, and Stop and Shop.

Where do you get your groceries?

In our new grocery comparison, we're taking a look around Danvers' local grocery stores to find the best prices.

This week we're looking at five random items, from five grocery stores in and around Danvers. If there is a grocery theme you'd like us to compare, let us know in the comments.

Grocery specials this week are valid until Saturday, April 28. For Shaws and Stop and Shop specials, shoppers must have a store card.

Store Orange Juice
Lays Potato Chips
Oreo Cookies
Ground Beef
Chicken Broth
2 for $5 2 for $7 2 for $5
$2.99 $2.99
$4.29 $4.49 $2.99/lb
Trader Joe's $2.99
$1.99 (store-brand)
$2.99 (Joe Joe's)
Shaw's $2.99
2 for $4.29 $2.99
2 for $3 $3.49
$4.29 2 for $6


evelyn April 24, 2012 at 08:28 PM
You should do this more often
juliapete April 25, 2012 at 09:51 AM
Many people facing rising food costs are considering coupons as a way to save money on their grocery bills including myself who uses smart source or Printapons websites to get daily alerts.
Molly Buccini April 25, 2012 at 05:38 PM
Glad to hear you like this column, Evelyn!
Emily Stephens April 26, 2012 at 02:05 PM
Love this! Keep it coming! Always so surprising to see that market basket isn't always the cheapest!


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