2022-11-25 14:32:31

One Key Trader Joe's Secret From a Former Employee

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By The Motley Fool

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Trader Joe's is one of the most popular grocery stores out there thanks to its affordable prices and exciting range of exclusive products, including holiday-themed and seasonal items. But, if you want to be a smart Trader Joe's shopper, there's a lot you need to know about the retailer's business practices.

Specifically, one former Trader Joe's employee shared an important secret that could help you determine if you'll be able to find your favorite products from the store or if you'll end up having to put your credit cards away and leave disappointed.

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This Trader Joe's secret can help you determine if a product is discontinued

According to one former Trader Joe's employee who spoke to food website Kitchn, Trader Joe's products can end up being discontinued even if people like them. That's because customer popularity is only one factor in determining whether an item will stay on the shelves.

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