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Sticker Shock: $10 Bread

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  • No product is safe from inflation, even bread now going for $10 at markets.
  • The sight of $10-per-loaf prices is “like a punch in the nose” to shoppers, Mark Cohen, director of retail studies at Columbia University.
  • The cost of white bread jumped 10.1% last month compared to the same month one year earlier. The price of wheat bread and other alternatives spiked an even-higher 11.6%.

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