Coffee Costs Expected to Spike, Companies Blame Pandemic
Consumers might have to start paying a little more for a cup of coffee or bag beans.
Coffee roasters say costs within the U.S. industry are on the rise.
Small to mid-sized roasters say they’ve seen a spike in transportation-related costs which has brought prices to their highest levels in more than a year.
And larger companies like Folgers and Dunkin’ say they’ve been facing supply chain challenges due to the pandemic.