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Posted Mon May 12 2008: from Jamaica Observer:
Supermarket prices too high for low-income earners
Corporate Area supermarket shopping has gotten more expensive for minimum wage and middle income earners as price increases on basic food items continue to wreak havoc on the salaries of employed persons. A survey of five supermarkets by the Sunday Observer last week showed a staggering variation in prices on basic food items, and the only competition appeared to be which supermarket is the most expensive.
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The ApocaDocs say:
Thank goodness the tourists are still buying the expensive stuff!
You get what you pay for, after all.

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