Tag: Oils and Fats
Every day over the last few months we have been battling hard paddling like hell underwater to send out your deliveries of the products essential to the running of your businesses. We have experienced some unprecedented challenges in logistics, product availability and product inflation. I will try to try to give you some insight as to why some essential products to our businesses are increasing in price so much.
“Arable farmers have suffered the worst harvest in 25 years!”. The extremes of climate that Europe and other areas of the world have experienced over the last twelve months has played havoc with agricultural production.
Due to reduced planting the UK Wheat harvest is down 38% from that of 2019 and there are wide variations in quality with poor yields per acre. Imported wheat, especially from Germany will be required to give us enough flour to see us through and to level up quality. Price increases are inevitable and will be seen first in bakeries.Read more...