Like Aldi, you will not find many brand-name items at Trader Joe’s. It’s one of the ways Trader Joe’s keeps costs low.
They focus primarily on three essential products – groceries, pharmacies, and fuel. There are nearly 700 Walmart Neighborhood Market stores nationwide.
That’s three in the top 10 cheapest grocery stores if you’re keeping count. Lidl stores have a solid international presence, having nearly 12,000 locations in 31 countries.
Shoppers use dash carts, shopping carts with a touchscreen, barcode scanner, cameras, and various sensors to count items placed and removed from the cart automatically.
Like other cheaper grocery stores, Costco keeps its prices low through private label brands, such as Kirkland, while also efficiently distributing.
Food 4 Less stores focus on providing high-quality food options at a low cost instead of creating a beautiful store. It’s a warehouse-style supermarket with a strong focus on efficiency.