Oh crumbs! Biscuit maker McVitie's warns prices are set to soar
Monday, December 20, 2021
Biscuit lovers are about to experience a new credit crunch – with prices of the teatime snack set to soar. Leading manufacturer McVitie’s has warned customers to brace themselves for price hikes across their range, which includes Jaffa Cakes, Penguins, Hobnobs and the best-selling chocolate digestives. Parent company Pladis Global, which also makes Jacob’s and Carr’s crackers and the Go Ahead range fruit bars has warned that a combination of problems means rises are inevitable. They include increased prices for ingredients such as wheat, higher labour costs and Covid-related staff absences.Click here to connect to the source of this storyClick here for more News and Views
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