- The food spoils before you can eat it all
- You won't use everything you've bought
- It disrupts your cash flow or you can't afford the larger quantity
- You buy and use more than you would have if you hadn't bought in bulk
- Buying in bulk isn't actually cheaper or is more expensive per unit than buying individual items
- You have no place to store it
Do you buy any of your groceries in bulk? In what other areas has buying in bulk produced savings for you?