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aisles, carton, chronically, commodity, crossing, deceived, jacks, layers, threshold, upgraded

On store shelves, stealthy shrinking of containers keeps prices from rising

Quantities of peanut butter, soap and other products are reduced to keep up with rising costs. Shoppers may not know they're getting less for their money.
By Jerry Hirsch

source: Los Angeles Times

價格不變但尺寸容量卻縮水,是不是變相漲價?


It is hard to spot what happened this year in the peanut butter aisles of local supermarkets.

But a careful look at the jars of Skippy on the shelves may reveal a surprise. The prices are about the same, but the jars are getting smaller.


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WordCategoryDefinition
 aisles第五級aisle(通道;走道) 的複數
 containers第四級container(容器) 的複數