Grocery Shopping As Status Symbol

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The early days of the pandemic gave many of us a new appreciation for the convenience of grocery stores and the essential workers who keep them stocked. Benjamin Lorr joins host Krys Boyd to talk about his investigations into the highly-guarded inner-workings of how our food goes from field, to truck, to shelf. His new book is “The Secret Life of Groceries: The Dark Miracle of the American Supermarket.”

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