When you're out grocery shopping, you have a lot of choices to make about where to shop. Local brands, local franchises of bigger brands, chains, and big box stores, but they all come with different prices, but which ones are the most overpriced stores?


Most "Overpriced" Grocery Stores

South Carolina has the majority of big-box grocery stores, especially around big cities like Charleston or Columbia. Two chains are on the high side of the price spectrum.

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The Fresh Market

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With 9 locations in South Carolina, The Fresh Market has plenty of opportunity to offer its overpriced groceries to the Palmetto State

According to Delish,

You can stock up on house-made croissants, freshly cut floral arrangements, specialty cheeses, and luxurious private-label products sourced from artisans all over the world. It sounds like the grocery store of everyone’s dreams—but there’s a catch. It’s pricey. With most of its locations situated in affluent areas, it’s clear that their primary demographic is not the average shopper.

See their store locations here.

Do you shop at these stores?

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