Jason Burack: Much Higher Food Prices & A Lot More Shrinkflation Coming Soon?

Wall St. For Main St., Released on 10/16/20

Definition: Shrinkflation is a reduction in the size or weight of retail products, especially items of packaged food, with no corresponding reduction in the retail price.

Articles on Shrinkflation:

1) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shrinkf…

2) corporatefinanceinstitute.com…

3) Shrinkflation: for those struggling, it’s about more than just chocolate bars www.theguardian.com/commentis…

4) UK Government Office of National Statistics Study on Shrinkflation: Shrinkflation: How many of our products are getting smaller? www.ons.gov.uk/economy/inflat…

5) Shrinkflation: Hundreds of products are getting smaller, from cereals to chocolate bars www.independent.co.uk/news/bu…

6) Shrinkflation: When less is not more at the grocery store theconversation.com/shrinkfla…

Food Shortage Simulation Predicts 400% Increase In Food Prices By 2030 www.zerohedge.com/political/f…

Factbox: Americans on lockdown pay more for groceries, clothes and appliances www.reuters.com/article/us-he…

Whatever Happened to Penny Candy? A Fast, Clear, and Fun Explanation of the Economics You Need For Success in Your Career, Business, and Investments (An Uncle Eric Book) www.amazon.com/Whatever-Happe…

Jason Burack is an investor, entrepreneur, financial historian, Austrian School economist, and contrarian. Jason co-founded the startup financial education company Wall St for Main St, LLC, to try to help the people of Main Street by teaching them the knowledge, skills, research methods, and investing expertise of Wall Street. You can also find Jason’s work at his blog website at www.jasonburack.com.