- Soybean oil: Is 3-4 times higher than its historical average. At current demand levels, the industry has begun to reach the limits of refining capacity.
- Crude oil: Up over 150% in the last year, within the last 3 months price has surged 30%
- Corn syrup sweetener: up 27%
- Wage growth in the United States averaged 6.12 percent from 1960 until 2021, reaching an all-time high of 16.31 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -6.64 percent in April of 2020. (3rdgraph)
Min. Wage Increase December 22, 2021
NY State Minimum Wage is increasing on Dec. 31, 2021.
PTO Counts Towards Sick Leave December 21, 2021
Paid Time Off counts towards your sick leave obligation.
NY State Paid Sick Leave December 21, 2021
With Covid on the rise, we want to make sure you are informed and prepared of the NY State labor law that went into effect on Sept. ...
NYS DOL – HERO ACT November 22, 2021
NYSRA spoke with Legal Counsel at the NYS Dept. of Labor about the HERO Act. They clarified that the new model policy for food servi...
IT’S PUMPKIN TIME! November 21, 2021
Pumpkin flavor is popular during the fall; over 60% of Americans say they have at least one pumpkin product a week! Add some other p...