December 15, 2021

From the Editor

The continued expansion of a network of independent kosher supermarkets has been widely covered in Kosher Today. This week we look at one of the newest supermarkets and the niche stores in the Passaic-Clifton area of New Jersey…Panama City made big news last week with the opening of a new 80,000 square foot kosher supermarket. We have coverage from the site…Eda Kram has the incredible story of a vehicular accident, a business deal, and the hope for a bright future for a new gourmet coffee. ...Kosherfest gave an award to the Mashgiach of the Year, Eli Herman of Valley Village CA…Is Ben & Jerry’s backtracking from banning the sale of its ice cream in Judea and Samaria? It certainly looks and sounds like it…So how many doughnuts (sufganiyot) were sold this past Chanukah, the guesses range from 50 to 70…million…In My Sixth Sense, I opine that the BDS Movement should not deny students kosher food as part of their political agenda…Eda Kram in her New Product Showcase covers new pretzel challah.

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Menachem Lubinsky
Editor-in-Chief