The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has published information written in English and 16 other languages to help grocery shoppers get better value for money.
The information is in a 2 page Fact Sheet “Saving Money Buying Groceries – How Unit Pricing Helps”.
The 16 other languages are: Arabic, Burmese, Chinese, Dari, Dinka, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Karen, Macedonian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish and Vietnamese.
The Fact Sheet provides very easy to read and understand information about:
- what unit pricing is
- how to check and compare unit prices
- a list of the many types of possible comparisons
- practical examples some types of comparison.
The Fact Sheet is available here.
CFA’s Media Release on the Fact Sheet is here.
(Ian Jarratt, Queensland Consumers Association)