NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 26, 1977
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(Studio) Figs. show in last 2 mos. there's 20% drop in coffee sales due to price increases
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(NYC) Changes noted in coffee-drinking habits of: Josephine Shedman of Livingston, New Jersey, who now drinks Postum; World Trade Center office worker Alice Boyle; and truckers like Jim Sloan, at Gateway Truck Stop. Supermarket ind. survey information shows coffee sales down over 20% and tea sales up 30%; isn't due to organization boycott, but individual decisions. General Foods and Tingle Brothers introduction new coffee products, part coffee and part grain or chick peas; products are Mellow Roast and Cup o' Java, respectively. Present rates of retail and wholesale prices noted.
REPORTER: Robert Hager
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