I am somewhat loathe to post this message, but due to the escalating panic in America, perhaps it should be shared anyway.
I’m in the storable food industry as most past readers of this blog already know. I’ve been at this nearly 20 years now.
I’ve seen the gigantic rush for storable food that was caused by Y2K. There were so many orders in 1998 (18 months before Y2K), that we shut down and stopped accepting orders, knowing full well we could never fulfill them in time. Our backlog was at least 18 months long.[...]