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Study: Trader Joe's beats Whole Foods in prices

Posted at 4:45 AM, Apr 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-01 09:32:12-04

(CNN) - Who's got better prices: whole foods or Trader Joe's? A bank analyst compared prices at the two markets.

According to her report, Trader Joe's was 21 percent cheaper.

Of the 77 items tested, which included a mix of perishable items, private label products and non-food items, Trader Joe's had the lower price on 70 of the items.

Whole Foods offered a lower price on just seven products.

Trader Joe's and Whole Foods declined to comment about their pricing strategies for this story.

Courtesy of CNN Newsource