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Why is there a cream cheese shortage?

Why is there a cream cheese shortage?

The principal reason behind the shortage is because of a cyberattack. In October, a cyberattack against the nation's largest cheese manufacturer contributed to a shortage of cream cheese across the United States. Bloomberg reported the attack at targeted plants and distribution centres.

What is causing the supply chain issues?

It appears that three major issues have contributed most to the chaos: COVID creating a shortage of workers that has reduced production capacity around the world, distortions to typical demand due to changes in customer purchasing behavior, and the fact that manufacturing and logistics systems are often run at or near