Japan's top potato chip maker Calbee to raise prices by up to 20%

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Japan's top potato chip maker Calbee to raise prices by up to 20%

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June 22, 2022 2:23 PMTOKYO (BLOOMBERG) - Calbee, Japan's answer to Frito-Lay with an enormous product line-up ranging from pizza-flavored potato chips to low-carb granola, is raising prices again as companies struggle to absorb costs that are climbing at the fastest clip in years.

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This will take place from September because of increasing material costs.

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Category: Economy

Topics: Material Potato Costs Prices Price Company Japan Popular September Month Cent

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Published On: 2022-06-22, 14:23:48

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