Word on the Street: Name-brand products

A new article says Americans spend way too much on name-brand products. The report by Tilburg University and the University of Chicago says that Americans reach for name-brand products rather than

News 12 Staff

Jul 29, 2014, 12:38 AM

Updated 3,606 days ago

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A new article says Americans spend way too much on name-brand products.
The report by Tilburg University and the University of Chicago says that Americans reach for name-brand products rather than generic versions nine out of 10 times.
New research says that Americans waste about $44 billion a year on brands at the pharmacy and supermarkets when they could be buying the exact same product for less.
News 12 The Bronx asked locals whether they buy name-brand or generic products when shopping.


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