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High takeout costs push some restaurants to add fee

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 21, 2022 5:36 AM CT | Published: February 21, 2022 4:00 AM CT

The cost of takeout packaging, whether plastic, paper or Styrofoam, has increased so much that some restaurateurs are adding service fees to cover the expense.

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Jennifer Biggs

Jennifer Biggs

Jennifer Biggs is a native Memphian and veteran food writer and journalist who covers all things food, dining and spirits related for The Daily Memphian.


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