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Calculate Your Savings

Wondering how Simply Potatoes® will save you time and labor? Use our convenient scratch cut potato conversion tool to see the difference. 

This calculator will show you the potential savings of switching to Simply Potatoes, instead of preparing your own cut potatoes from scratch. When you factor in time and labor, preparing cut potatoes from scratch could be costing you.

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Savings per pound with Simply Potatoes Refrigerated Potatoes:

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Cost of Scratch Potatoes

Cost of 50 lbs. of raw potatoes

$

Hourly wage (of employee prepping potatoes)

$

Estimated 4 hours to prepare 50 lbs. of cut potatoes from scratch (boil, peel and cut)*

4

Total labor cost

$

Total cost per 50 pounds

$

(Average weight after peeling, specking, and cutting is 42 lbs.—a yield loss of 16%)

Cost per pound

$
Cost of Simply Potatoes Refrigerated Potatoes

Case Cost

$

Pounds per case

20

Cost per pound

$

Savings per pound with Simply Potatoes Refrigerated Potatoes

$

*Michael Foods Internal Time Studies: boiling, peeling and cutting (dicing) 50 lbs. of raw potatoes.

** Average weight after peeling, specking and cutting is 42 lbs. (a yield loss of 16%)