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Old 11-02-2011, 10:07 AM
 
Location: Holmdel, NJ
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peanut butter will be the currency of the future:

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Old 11-02-2011, 11:01 AM
 
Location: Calgary, AB
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If you have a Grocery Outlet store in your vicinity, you can still (as of today, although stocks are dwindling fast) pick up Peter Pan Crunchy in the 16.3 ounce size for $1.99.

We bought three trays and figure 36 jars will tide us over until the next peanut crop comes in -- we hope.
soo much cheaper than Alberta...I miss living in the US
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Old 11-02-2011, 11:08 AM
 
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I priced it last night at Costco, they have not gone up yet.
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Old 11-02-2011, 02:56 PM
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OK just got back from Wal-Mart

Adams all natural PB smooth and chunky in the 36 oz size $4.00. I bought four. should last until next summer. Great price at only 11.1 cents and ounce. Actually cheaper than Costco Kirkland all natural organic PB.
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Old 11-02-2011, 04:14 PM
 
Location: AZ
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thankfully i have a nice stockpile that should last me a while.
Ya think! Whoa!!
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Old 11-02-2011, 05:01 PM
 
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Panic buying, like topping of a gas tank, will only lead to even higher prices or supply shortages.
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Old 11-02-2011, 08:14 PM
 
Location: Holmdel, NJ
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Panic buying, like topping of a gas tank, will only lead to even higher prices or supply shortages.
the first round of peter pans i got for .50 each, the next round was .29 each.
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Old 11-02-2011, 08:19 PM
 
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I'll buy my Select Section organic crunchy at Fry's if it goes up to 10.00 jar. On graham crackers or ritz, it's just too good to pass up. It used to be 3.29. Now, I think it's 3.89
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Old 11-02-2011, 11:46 PM
 
Location: Sarasota FL
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Jif peanut butter owned by Smucker is also part of the price increase. Does this mean we will also see huge price increases for Reese's peanut butter cups?
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Old 11-03-2011, 04:39 AM
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Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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WE were at Sam's yesterday and saw one woman buy 6 double packaged (12 jars) of it and 2 double packed natural peanut butter. I later went to $ General and they were sold out of all but the cheap crap.

NIta
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