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ROC VS. Whole Foods & HEB: A Price Comparison!

November 7, 2012 7:36 am

People are always asking me how ROC prices compare to our local grocery stores in Houston.? So, we have finally created a price comparison to show you how our ROC boxes save you money! We went to both Whole Foods AND HEB to provide you with two varieties of comparisons. Here is what we found!

Comparison #1: Whole Foods vs. Rawfully Organic

Here is the pricing list for a ROC Half Share Box at Whole Foods (Please keep in mind that Rawfully Organic is ALL organic. Some of the items found in our ROC boxes are not found organic at Whole Foods, so some of the grocery store items are conventional).

1 celery – $2.99
1 cucumber – CONVENTIONAL – $1.12
1 zucchini – local but CONVENTIONAL ?- $.75
Bunch bananas – 2.5 lbs – $2.25
5 oranges – 2.75 lbs – CONVENTIONAL – $3.5
1 pomegranate – $3.99
6 apples fuji – 3.33 lbs – $9.95
1 kale – $2.49
1 romaine – $2.49
1 Swiss chard – $2.49
2 beefsteak tomatoes – 1 lb – $4
1 cherry tomato box – $4
1 pineapple — $4.99
3 pears – 1.5 lbs – $4.5
basil – $3
carrots – $1.50
choices – between $5-6
Persimmons- $3 each
Total for a Half Share at Whole Foods – $57.51-60.51
Total for a Half Share at Rawfully Organic (ALL ORGANIC and no conventional items) – $47
When you buy from Rawfully Organic, here are the savings in 1 year buying 1 Half Share per week:
Half share: $546.52 per year
Full share: $1,457.04 per year
Note: Because our items are seasonal, this list will change seasonal and sometimes weekly! These savings could be more depending on the specialty items that we get locally that are not found in grocery stores!

Comparison #2: HEB vs. Rawfully Organic

Here is the pricing list for a ROC Half Share Box at HEB(Please keep in mind that Rawfully Organic is ALL organic. Some of the items found in our ROC boxes are not found organic at Whole Foods, so some of the grocery store items are conventional).

1 celery – $1.78
1 cucumber – $1.98
1 zucchini – $2.47
Bunch bananas – 2.5 lbs – $1.70
5 oranges – 2.75 lbs – $8.20
1 pomegranate – CONVENTIONAL – $2.98
6 apples fuji – 3.33 lbs – $8.26
1 kale – $2.48
1 romaine – $2.28
1 Swiss chard – $1.98
2 beefsteak tomatoes – 1 lb – $2.98
1 cherry tomato box – $2.98
1 pineapple – CONVENTIONAL – $2.98
3 pears – 1.5 lbs – $2.97 or $3.72 (barlett vs bosc)
basil – CONVENTIONAL – $2.29
carrots – $1.50
choices – between $3-5
Persimmons $2 or unavailable
Total for a Half Share at HEB (not all items organic)- $54.56-56.56
Total for a Half Share at ROC (All items organic)- $47
When you buy from Rawfully Organic, here are the savings in 1 year buying 1 Half Share per week
Half share: $393.12
Full share: $1,150.24
Note: Because our items are seasonal, this list will change seasonal and sometimes weekly! These savings could be more depending on the specialty items that we get locally that are not found in grocery stores!

I hope these two lists show you that Rawfully Organic saves you money overall! Not to mention, our quality is truly unbeatable; the difference is in the TASTE! Also, we replace anything that doesn’t bring a smile to your face! You can count on ORGANIC ALL THE TIME without question. We also buy locally before we consider other options. We try to bring you the lowest possible price so that you can afford healthy, raw options for you and your families. While you may think a dollar here and there doesn’t matter, these “pennies” add up! Our boxes are more than just about money, but also they are about investing in your health. When you get to save money AND still eat the best quality organic produce, it’s a WIN WIN!? We hope to see you for a box this week and during the holiday season! Eat FullyRaw and be Rawfully Organic! When you feel good about your purchases, you will feel good about the foods that you put in your body! You will feel amazing all around, so start stocking up your fridge with fresh fruits and veggies, and get eating!

And you get a HUG!

Hugs!

Kristina