More Empty Shelves
In 2020, shoppers kicked off the pandemic with panicked hoarding of essentials like toilet paper and hand sanitizer. And while those staples are mostly back, shortages and higher costs have plagued a cross section of items ever since, from chicken wings to dumbbells to plywood. Unfortunately, as the holidays approach, retailers are still struggling to stock shelves. From the turkeys and cranberry sauce to the Christmas trees and gifts, here are shortages that could leave you feeling less than festive over the next several weeks.