Save Big: Limited-Assortment Grocery Stores Offer Fewer Choices, Bigger Savings

The typical supermarket contains 50,000 different products. Would you give up some of that selection for lower prices? Millions of Americans are doing just that, at "limited assortment grocery stores." The best-known are Save-A-Lot, Aldi and Grocery Outlet. You probably won't find olive tapenade, brie cheese or basmati rice at one of these smaller stores, but you can find big savings. Here's an overview of the concept. Start with a space about half the size of a typical suburban...Full Story
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