Grocery Store Comparison

November 18, 2007|By ARLENE Y. BAKER

Each Thursday, a member of The Sun's staff visits three grocery stores in the same part of the Baltimore region to compare prices of selected items. Prices featured this week are from grocers in North Anne Arundel County: Locations of stores Food Lion, 7069 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd., Glen Burnie; Mars Supermarket, 6721 Chesapeake Center, Glen Burnie; Shoppers Food and Pharmacy, 5722 Ritchie Highway, Brooklyn Park.

Item Amount Food Lion Mars Shoppers

Butterball turkey 1lb. $1.69 $$1.39 $$1.49

Stove Top stuffing 6 oz. box $1.79 $.79 $1.50

Ocean Spray cranberry sauce 16 oz. can $1.79 $.99 $.99

Sweet potatoes 1lb. $.79 $.50 $.78

Land O' Lakes butter 1lb. $3.79 $2.50 $3.39

Gain laundry detergent 200 oz/ 64 load $11.49 $11.99 $10.99

Reynolds aluminum foil 200 Sq. ft. $8.58 $7.93 $6.99

White House apple juice 64 fl. oz. $2.19 $1.50 $2.59

Vaseline lotion 10 oz. $3.29 $3.89 $3.55

Ritz Crackers 16 oz. Box $3.59 $2.50 $2.50

Total --- $38.99 $33.98 $34.77

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