7 Grocery Supply Chain Issues Caused by the Pandemic

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COVID-19 has disrupted almost all facets of American life — from jobs and schools to recreational activities. Our food chain hasn’t been spared.

As the pandemic spreads across the country, some grocery items have been in short supply. In some cases, that’s a result of shoppers hoarding products. Workers at plants getting sick and falling demand also are part of the equation.

Here are some common grocery items whose availability in stores has been disrupted as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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