Grocery Prices Have Been Falling. Did You Notice?

Retail food prices have just been through the longest period of deflation in about 60 years.

For 19 months in a row, food prices in America’s supermarkets fell compared to a year earlier. This is good news for shoppers but has weighed on the grocery industry and the people who grow our food.

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Author: NPR

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