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Inflation poses new challenge for pandemic-weary businesses (access required)

Small businesses that endured shutdowns and lower revenue during the COVID-19 outbreak now must contend with another crisis: spiking prices for goods and services that squeeze profits and force many owners to pass the increases along to customers. Mickey Luongo's company, Total Home Supply, is paying as much as 15% more than it paid pre-pandemic for ...