WASHINGTON -- While retailers have been buying beef in anticipation of Labor Day specials, retail prices will get a boost in the next three to four months, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. et, which have recently been marked by an E.coli outbreak in Japan, fears related to bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in Great Britain, and an overall summer slowdown in exports. Pork prices for 1996 will average about 10% over last year's prices, the report said, ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.