The Story of the Ritz Cracker Is the Story of Capitalism

Source: Foundation for Economic Education
by Jake Klein

“When you last visited the supermarket, you likely walked past a box you’ve seen many times before. The Ritz Cracker has been a staple on American store shelves for 90 years, yet today the snack is often looked down upon; its mass-produced, corporate, and carb-heavy nature has fallen out of favor in an era preferring craft-made, local, and gluten-free foods. But the Ritz Cracker is worth taking a second look at. There’s more to this simple snack than you might think.” (06/03/24)

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