Woolworths issues a four-week grocery warning that every Australian needs to know about as prices soar
- Cold and wet weather has impacted fruit and veg growing conditions and supply
- Woolworths lettuce, berries and beans stock said to return in July to late August
- Consumer Price Index figures revealed price of veggies rose 12.7% in one year
Woolworths has warned the price of lettuce is likely to stay at an all-time high with shoppers having to wait until late August for a reprieve to their grocery bill.
In an email sent to shoppers on Thursday, the supermarket giant said weather conditions along with disrupted planting schedules will keep lettuce in short supply.
The newsletter sent by Woolworths general manager of fruit and vegetables Paul…