Fighting Back Against the Rising Prices of Household Goods

Walmart Aisle (Source: Today Show)

“We’re seeing significant price hikes on virtually all item consumers purchase,” said U.S. Representative David Cicilline in a recent interview, who is working on proposed antitrust legislation aimed at bringing down prices. “They’re imposing real hardships. People are taking things out of their grocery carts because it’s too expensive.”

“There is incredible appetite for our products,” a spokeswoman for the Consumer Brands Association, a trade group for consumer-packaged goods companies including Colgate, stated to the press recently. “We make essentials. And there is no option of not delivering.”

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