Nov. 2, 2012
There are few, if any, industries more vulnerable to the risks of commodity price fluctuations than the food industry. In fact, the costs of ingredients and energy can be one of the largest determinants of whether or not a restaurant group, food manufacturer, industrial catering company, or food distributor is able to achieve profitability.
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