Inflation Blame Shifts From Pandemic to Supply Chain: Consumer Brands, Ipsos Poll

Additionally, 72% of respondents say rising grocery prices are having a very or somewhat significant effect on their household budgets.


Shoppers Seek a Budget-Friendlier Fourth of July

Inflation will factor into menu planning, purchase decisions and where customers choose to do their Independence Day stock-up shopping, Numerator finds.

The president asks state and local governments to provide additional relief as gas prices hover around $5 a gallon on average nationally.

Study finds 80% of consumers will celebrate the holiday despite inflationary concerns.

Seventy-seven percent of consumers said they changed their grocery choices or buying behaviors in May in response to inflation, up 6 percentage points from April.

Prices for freight transportation by truck jumped almost 26% year over year, the BLS reported, and prices for final-demand foods were up 13% vs. the year-ago period.

  • Page 3