Ice Cream Prices Heat Up
As the temperature rises, the price of ice cream and other frozen desserts, such as gelato, seem to be rising as well. Artisanal ice cream parlors are popping up all over Europe and they come with a hefty price tag. How much would you pay for your chocolate chip cookie dough fix?
"A 64-euro (£54, $83) bill for four ice creams seems like a gross act of overcharging. And while most people would baulk at shelling out quite that much, many consumers in the UK are prepared to pay a premium for what they view as an "affordable treat" - be it a scoop of gelato or a freshly made artisan ice cream."