Stuff.co.nz – Potato Shortage

Stuff.co.nz – Potato Shortage Ripples Through North Island

COLLETTE DEVLIN – Reporter

 

The chips are down this Christmas as the impact of a potato shortage ripples through New Zealand, affecting the supply of table potatoes, crisps and French fries.

The shortage has led to reports of limited stock signs in stores, potato chip companies reducing production and a fish and chip shop without chips.