Trader Joe’s store crew members know how you can make the most of your shopping experience.
Some have taken to the web to share their best money-saving tips with customers.
Employees spoke about everything from the store’s generous return policy to its famously cheap wines.
Trader Joe’s stores are, by design, intended to cater to the sophisticated-but-frugal crowd.
“I designed it for people who are over-educated and underpaid,” Trader Joe’s founder Joe Coulombe said in 1998, according to the Los Angeles Times.
But those Trader Joe’s fans who are looking to save even more require insider information about the grocery chain. After all, Trader Joe’s doesn’t hawk obvious deals in the form of coupons or online promotions.
Fortunately, Trader Joe’s employees have some suggestions that can help customers save money and make the most of the store’s best deals.
Here’s a look at some advice on getting the best deal at Trader Joe’s, courtesy of the crew members themselves:
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Remember that the store has a generous return policy
Trader Joe’s has a famously liberal return policy.
“We want our customers to try new things they wouldn’t normally try out of fear of possibly not liking the product and wasting their money,” a Trader Joe’s employee of 10 years wrote in a 2017 Reddit AMA.
According to the blog Rather Be Shopping, if you return an item with a receipt, the store will give you a full refund. But if you don’t have your receipt, you can still receive a store credit or a gift card equal …read more
Source:: Business Insider