BOSTON (CBS) — Some of the cleanest supermarkets in the country can be found in New England, according to a new report.
Consumer Reports recently published “The Cleanest Grocery Stores in America.” Trader Joe’s, Wegmans, Market Basket and and Roche Bros. all “excelled for cleanliness,” the magazine stated.READ MORE: Hardwick Health Agent Says 'It's Impossible' To Convince Residents To Get COVID Vaccine
It’s no surprise that Trader Joe’s, Consumer Reports’ highest-rated national chain, also got top marks for being clean.
“Cleanliness has a large impact on your overall opinion of your grocery store, our results show,” said Consumer Reports research associate Jane Manweiler.READ MORE: Tree Falls On House In Hyde Park During Strong Storm
Walmart ranks among the lowest in terms of cleanliness, Consumer Reports said.
What makes for a clean supermarket? The magazine said shoppers value spotless entrances, hand sanitizer dispensers, gleaming floors, clean restrooms and a quick response to spills.MORE NEWS: 7-Month-Old With Rare Genetic Condition Sent Home From Hospital For The First Time Since Being Born
Check out the full report here.