Joe Biden touts “well-stocked shelves” as major retailer announces long list of shortages across the southeast

Over the Thanksgiving holiday, Joe Biden made sure to remind Americans that Big Government is meeting the “needs” of the public, and that his administration is in full control over the food supply. Pretending that the economy is in a state of recovery, the Biden administration ignores the growing problems of rapid inflation and food rationing. Reading from … Continue reading Joe Biden touts “well-stocked shelves” as major retailer announces long list of shortages across the southeast

Retailers to raise prices for thousands of food products in 2022

With the inflation crisis expected to persist well into 2022, multiple large retailers have already announced their plans to raise their prices next year. Earlier this month, Mondelez CEO Dirk Van de Put said that the company’s most popular products like Oreo cookies, Ritz crackers and Sour Patch Kids will be more expensive next year. “We, at the … Continue reading Retailers to raise prices for thousands of food products in 2022

Food inflation in the US about to reach a tipping point

Food inflation in the United States is reaching a tipping point. If the prices of food in groceries go up any further, industry executives warn that consumer spending habits may change. Throughout the year, American consumers have accepted the growing costs of basic food items at supermarkets and groceries. But companies that make many of the now more-costly … Continue reading Food inflation in the US about to reach a tipping point

Supermarket chain owner predicts 10% food price hike in the next 60 days

At a time when Americans are already paying significantly more money on their grocery bills, the owner of a New York City supermarket chain has warned that food prices are going to continue to rise significantly in the near future, with increases potentially reaching as high as 10 percent in just two months. This is according … Continue reading Supermarket chain owner predicts 10% food price hike in the next 60 days

Food prices continue to rise dramatically, with no relief in sight

American households are finding it increasingly more expensive to feed their families as food prices continue to rise steeply. Inflation data released last week showed that the price of food at home climbed 1.2 percent in September, which is a significant gain in the span of just a month and three times the inflation rate that … Continue reading Food prices continue to rise dramatically, with no relief in sight

THE WORLD GOES HUNGRY: Fertilizer prices projected to reach near-record high in 2022

As if things were not already bad enough, the latest projections suggest that the fertilizer chemicals needed to grow food are set to reach near-record high prices in 2022. Farm Management Specialist Gary Schnitkey from the University of Illinois (UoI) warns that major fertilizers in Illinois, a “rust belt” farming state, have already increased by about 50 percent in … Continue reading THE WORLD GOES HUNGRY: Fertilizer prices projected to reach near-record high in 2022

Power shortages in China may cause world food and commodities prices to surge

China is looking at a difficult harvest season as a severe energy crunch hurts the outlook for production — a development that can trigger another surge in food prices. The autumn harvest in China is underway, but with power shortages in industrial hubs, authorities see slow processing growth. This is especially true in the northeastern provinces of Jilin, Liaoning … Continue reading Power shortages in China may cause world food and commodities prices to surge

Global food ecosystem under severe pressure due to staff shortages, extreme weather

The list of problems impacting food supply chains this year continues to grow, as extreme weather and worker shortages are pushing global food prices upward and leaving people hungry. Right now, the global food ecosystem is under intense pressure due to a shortage of staff. The reduction in supplies and lack of workers are threatening … Continue reading Global food ecosystem under severe pressure due to staff shortages, extreme weather

Is there any end to skyrocketing food prices?

  You may have begun to notice that certain foods at the grocery store are increasing in price due to inflation. And according to some speculation, there is no end in sight to the madness. Financial terrorism combined with Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) lockdowns and other restrictions over the past year and a half have done a … Continue reading Is there any end to skyrocketing food prices?

Covid supply chain woes worsen as prices soar, shelves run bare

Numerous U.S.-based food distributors are “reporting difficulties in fulfilling orders as a lack of workers weighs on the supply chain,” new reports reveal. Distribution giant Sysco, one of North America’s largest wholesale food distributors, is now having to turn away customers in some areas where demand exceeds capacity, resulting in empty shelves and growing panic. Inflation … Continue reading Covid supply chain woes worsen as prices soar, shelves run bare