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U.S. Heat Wave to Lead to Rise in Global Food Prices

July 9, 2012 Copyright: NACS Online

Scorching heat in the U.S. Midwest is expected to lead to a rise in global food prices, ending three months of declines, the United Nations said yesterday,... more

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Beef prices hit record; hog rally forecast

December 30, 2011 Copyright: DesMoinesRegister.com / GANNETT

For those looking for sleeper issues in the 2012 election campaign, keep an eye on beef prices. Ron Plain, University of Missouri economist, summarizes record... more

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Don't Toss That Turkey: Unilever Says Restaurants Need To Cut Waste

November 29, 2011 Copyright: NPR

Unilever, the Anglo-Dutch conglomerate that makes blockbuster food products like Hellmann's mayonnaise and Skippy peanut butter and supplies thousands... more

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Food prices expected to keep rising in 2012

November 29, 2011 Copyright: Media General Communications Holdings, LLC.

A trip to the grocery store is going to cost more next year, according to a new report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  Federal officials expect... more

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Food Costs Cramp Menus

November 15, 2011 Copyright: QSR Magazine

Rising commodity costs are threatening to destroy any kind of optimism operators held that they were climbing out of the nation’s economic woes. The... more

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Small U.S. Corn Crop Driving Food Prices Up

November 15, 2011 Copyright: NACS Online

Following a severe drought earlier this year, the U.S. corn harvest is the weakest it has been in three years, driving corn prices to an all-time high and... more

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Food Costs Cramp Menus

November 11, 2011 Copyright: QSR Magazine

Rising commodity costs are threatening to destroy any kind of optimism operators held that they were climbing out of the nation’s economic woes. The... more

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Peanut Butter Price Jumps After Worst Peanut Harvest In 30 Years

October 11, 2011 Copyright: Huffington Post

If you thought living on peanut butter and jelly sandwiches could get you through the recession, think again. The sandwich spread is seeing a major price... more

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As Corn Supply Drops, Food Prices Expected to Rise

September 15, 2011 Copyright: NACS Online

Due to a hotter than expected summer that has damaged this year’s corn crop, food prices are expected to rise, the Sacramento Bee reports. The shrinking... more


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