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Old 02-22-2015, 10:44 AM
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Originally Posted by CFrance View Post
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Old 02-22-2015, 10:49 AM
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Originally Posted by Barefoot View Post
If Publix splits a loaf of bread for you, what do they do with the remainder of the loaf?
If they remove four potatoes from a five-pound bag of potatoes, what do they do with the rest of the potatoes?
They probably throw the rest of the potatoes in the loose potato bin. Actually, they sell loose red and loose baking potatoes so there wouldn't be a reason to ask them to open a bag. However, sometimes I'd like to buy a few white or yellow ones and I've never seen those loose. I wish they weren't in 5-lb. bags. That's just too many.
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Originally Posted by OCsun View Post
If I see a half loaf of the Five Grain Italian bread I buy it! I thought they just split them because it is the Villages and most households have 1 or 2 people.
You are right. I have bought 1/2 loaf of sour-dough five-grain Italian. It never occurred to me that someone had asked them to split a loaf.
I thought it was split because it's a bit more expensive than regular shelf bread. Live and learn.
I wonder if Fresh Market is as accommodating as Publix?
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Old 02-22-2015, 11:42 AM
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I prefer to eat what I need at the store and leave no evidence.

You can find me by following the trail of crumbs.

It's nice they would do something like splitting loaves, etc, but I would never ask them to do so but that's me.
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