My Grocery Price Book Blog

The tech story behind the app and tools

The Big Picture

So what am i trying to accomplish is building a online price book you can use for your grocery shopping If you don't know what a Price Book is I suggest you read Wikipedia Definition and Melanie Pinola's blog article on How to Save the Most Money on Your Grocery Budget with a Price Book

Below I have a flow-chart (built with that shows you what a grocery price booker has to do.

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The Yellow blocks are what all shoppers have to do while the Red blocks show what price bookers do in addition. These very Red blocks make keeping a price book a serious discipline. So basically the goal of the WIP my-grocery-price-book is to make keeping a price book less labour intensive and hopefully using crowd sourcing to make it ever easier to maintain and start a grocery price book.

Hopefully this has set the stageā€¦