Retailers are lowering prices to attract customers, a trend noticeably strong at food and clothing stores as well as restaurant and fast-food chains.
Low-price products must be welcome to households that are tightening their purse strings in the face of summer bonus cuts and the nation’s rising unemployment. Consumers are becoming more conscientious about searching for bargains and getting the maximum value out of their money.
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