Are you getting less cups of o.j. from that carton of Tropicana these days? Are you running out of toilet paper before the next planned shopping trip?
If so, your mind is not playing tricks on you. And the kids are not playing hide-and-seek with the household goods. The products are shrinking.
"From toothpaste to tuna fish, hot dogs to hand soap, companies have been shaving ounces and inches from packages for years," according to a study released by Consumer Reports.
In some cases, the reduction was as much as 20 percent, according to the study. To keep consumers from noticing the incredible disappearing act,...