WATCH LIVE

Mayor Adams, officials hold briefing to discuss this week's extreme heat.

Candy cane shortage reported due to low peppermint harvest, supply chain issues

The announcement comes as another result of the supply chain issues that have been a problem for months in the country.

News 12 Staff

Dec 20, 2021, 11:29 AM

Updated 910 days ago

Share:

There is another shortage ahead of this holiday week - candy canes!
The announcement comes as another result of the supply chain issues that have been a problem for months in the country.
Plus, the production of peppermint in the United States has dropped about 25% in the last decade, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Many stores received low inventory and sold out quickly.


More from News 12