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Comment Re:Interesting, but... (Score 1) 181

I've been noticing that, especially with orange juice. The half gallon is now slightly less... I lived overseas for a decade while I think it was starting to happen, so it was sort of a shock to me when I returned to the U.S. to find that.

That's why I brought it up as the solution to the OP's idea that it wouldn't work if people can now get the full amount out. The manufacturer's will just reduce the full amount and keep the price the same.

Comment Re:Interesting, but... (Score 1) 181

...that will never work. ... and you would sell less bottles as you would squeeze more out of each.
I cannot see how the manufacturers would be interested in that.

Manufacturers can easily work around that. They'll just sell smaller bottles.

The 64oz bottle will now be the 62oz bottle and the 32oz bottle will become the 30oz bottle. They can make the label a little larger and it'll barely be noticeable, while people get the thrill out of getting every last ounce of ketchup.

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