ELIZABETH, N.J. -- Tapping into the burgeoning popularity of mushroom varieties, ShopRite stores in northern New Jersey ran a half-price mushroom promotion that filled a full-page newspaper advertisement.
. A Wakefern spokeswoman told SN it was too soon to comment on the success of the promotion.
The headline of the advertisement read, "Half-price mushroom madness!"
Varieties included sno white for 99 cents per 10-ounce package; portabellas for $1.99 a pound; a "go