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Menu Price Growth Accelerated in November, While Overall Consumer Prices Dropped 12/18/2014 3:49:03 PM

Menu prices posted their strongest monthly gain in nearly three years, while overall consumer prices registered their largest drop in six years.  

Menu Price Growth Strongest in the Midwest Region 12/18/2014 3:48:04 PM

The Midwest region saw the strongest menu price growth in recent months, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  In three out of the four regions, grocery store prices outpaced menu price growth in recent months.

Wholesale Food Prices Declined in November; Still Remain on Pace to Post Their Strongest Growth in Three Years 12/18/2014 3:47:13 PM

Wholesale food prices declined in November, the second decline in the last three months.  Despite the recent downticks, wholesale food prices trended steadily upward in recent months, and stood 6.3 percent above their year-ago level.  

Commodity Prices Remain Elevated 12/18/2014 3:46:20 PM

Individual commodity prices were a mixed bag in November, but many still remained well above their year-ago levels.  

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