French municipalities handing out food vouchers to deal with food inflation

Municipalities all over France have begun providing their residents with food vouchers to help families deal with spiraling food inflation. The vouchers are being distributed by many city governments. They can be cashed in at supermarkets and come in denominations of five, 20 and 30 euros. (Related: Food prices continue to rise dramatically, with no relief in sight.) … Continue reading French municipalities handing out food vouchers to deal with food inflation

Food inflation in the U.S. breaks 42-year record… and there’s no end in sight

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) exceeded expectations, rising by 8.3 percent in April as food inflation broke a 42-year record. Everything from meat to dairy to baby products and beyond is now up about 10.8 percent on average at grocery stores. And sadly, the situation is likely to get even worse in the coming weeks and … Continue reading Food inflation in the U.S. breaks 42-year record… and there’s no end in sight

Food shortages reached record high in April as inflation continues to skyrocket

New data from S&P Global shows that food supply shortages reached a record high in April amid the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Manufacturers worldwide reported sustained supply and price pressures last month, and the Global Supply Shortages Index calculated that shortages were just under seven times higher than the normal level. “Supply shortages surged … Continue reading Food shortages reached record high in April as inflation continues to skyrocket

Tucker Carlson: America could experience FOOD SHORTAGES very soon

The United States is in very real danger of experiencing food shortages. This is according to Tucker Carlson and his Fox News colleague Trace Gallagher. Carlson and Gallagher reported on the possibility of food shortages in America during an episode of “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” “America [has] the most fertile farmland in the world, it’s always had some of the … Continue reading Tucker Carlson: America could experience FOOD SHORTAGES very soon

Global rice production to plunge by 10%, hundreds of millions to be affected

The world’s largest rice-producing countries are having difficulties planting their normal crop this year due to soaring fertilizer prices, which the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) warned could send harvests plunging by as much as 10 percent next season. China, India, Bangladesh, Indonesia, and Vietnam are all struggling to keep up with fertilizer inflation, which on … Continue reading Global rice production to plunge by 10%, hundreds of millions to be affected

Food prices in Germany increase by 20-50% amid conflict in Ukraine

History is repeating itself in Germany, where Weimar-style hyperinflation is banging at the nation’s doors. Just after breaching the highest inflation numbers in a generation – the country’s CPI soared at a 7.6 percent annual pace in February right before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine – Germany’s grocery sector has announced another wave of price increases. The … Continue reading Food prices in Germany increase by 20-50% amid conflict in Ukraine

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