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    I group things how I want them bagged. I don't care if pantry items go in with f&v but I can't handle when they put meat in on top of f&v. Don't they know about meat juices?!

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    Yes & it bugs me if the checkout operator messes it up.
    -cold stuff
    -veges
    -tins/jars/boxes
    -bread
    -cleaning/soap

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    I don't use the same order all the time but I put similar types of things together. Had a lovely rant on the woollies FB page one day after the checkout dude reached over everything and packed random **** together. Grrr.

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    yeah I group how I want them bagged.

    going shopping with DH drives me mental as he just dumps everything on the conveyor and doesnt care what gets bagged with what


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    Yep, I have a system too

    *All pantry items first..tins, cereal, flour, coffee, tea, pasta, rice, baby food/formula etc, etc

    *All cleaning/bathroom/llaundry products/nappies

    *Fruit and vege's

    *Fridge/freezer items

    *eggs/bread/bakery items last (squashed bread really pi$$es me off and I don't want to risk breaking the eggs).

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    Quote Originally Posted by JR03 View Post
    I used to work at a supermarket and learnt the proper way to pack things so I put mine on the belt that way because they don't seem to teach checkout operators which things should go together anymore! Cleaning products first, then cold items, then anything else heavy like long life juice and cans, then heavy f&v, then light f&v, then small toiletries and finally fragile items like bread, taco shells or biscuits. I don't care what way items face, like with barcodes a certain way or anything but I'm certain that I don't want my canned tomatoes with my bread!
    This is me exactly. I also hate it if something i cant eat (ie laundry powder or cleaning products) is in a bag with stuff i can eat.

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    No real system.
    I don't purchase meat, bread or fruit and vegetables at the supermarket so notice to squash.

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    Yep, they all get grouped with like items together, heavy together, light together.

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    Yeap i have an order. Meat, fruit/vege, milk and other cold items, snacky food/school stuff, sauces/dinner mixes etc, laundry stuff, frozen stuff, toilet paper and then eggs. I am very specific when i do my groceries.

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    I don't really order them much - the kids are usually "helping" put things on the belt so I am too busy ensuring they don't drop, open, throw things to care about what order things are in.


 

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