AP Economics Writer
More from Martin Crutsinger
4 CFOs Who Are Doing it Right
Successful CFOs don't have super powers, just powerful new tools, like self-driving software and blockchain. This white paper discusses the new tools and provides four CFOs who are using them to their fullest potential.
Apr 26th, 2021
Wholesale Prices Up 0.3% as Food Costs Jump
Food costs rose 2.4 percent, the biggest increase since a 5.6 percent surge in May that was tied to shortages caused by the pandemic.
Nov 13th, 2020
September US Wholesale Prices up 0.4% Amid Higher Food Prices
It reflected in part a 1.2 percent increase in food costs, the sharpest rise since a 5.6 percent spike in May when many food plants were shut down.
Oct 14th, 2020
US Wholesale Prices Up 0.3% in August Amid Lower Food Costs
The latest producer price index — which measures inflation before it reaches consumers — followed a 0.6% surge in July.
Sep 10th, 2020
May Wholesale Prices Rose 0.4%
The increase followed three straight months of decline.
Jun 11th, 2020