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Here's how grocery prices of everyday items changed in the first half of 2024

Some prices are still going up but others have fallen

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Prices of common grocery items have largely fallen or kept stable in the first half of 2024, underscoring how many Americans are feeling better about inflation.

The ConsumerAffairs Datasembly Shopping Cart Index fell 2.7% in June from January. The index, based on average prices of 25 commonly-bought grocery items, was down $4.33, totaling $153.32 in June from $157.65 in January.

The five items with the biggest drops were cookies, peanut butter, potato chips, cola and whit...

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