I get it. You're a savvy shopper who knows when the man at corporate is fooling you with his fancy packaging and jazzed up marketing campaigns. And you won't be a sucker. Right?
Though it may be true that some generic varieties of grocery store items do in fact come from the very same factories, there are some products that just aren't going to give you the same bang for your buck when you decide to cheap out on them. But how can you tell which items to splurge on?