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New Store Will Specialize in ... Expired Food

New Store Will Specialize in ... Expired Food
Posted Sunday, September 22nd 2013 @ 3pm  by Ruth Brown, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– Trader Joe's has made a profitable businessout of repackaging regular supermarket food in cooler boxes and selling it in funkier surrounds. Now the company's former president wants to do the same thing for ... expired food, reports NPR. A new report has found that 40% of America's food is wasted because people are confused by "sell-by" and expiration dates. So Doug Rauch plans to repackage food that has passed its sell-by date but is still safe to eat, and sell it at huge discounts in "underserved" areas at a new store called the Daily Table.

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