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Panhead Bar owner says Covid forcing costs up will affect hospo prices

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Publish Date
Mon, 6 Dec 2021, 8:47am
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Panhead Bar owner says Covid forcing costs up will affect hospo prices

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 6 Dec 2021, 8:47am

It might cost a bit more for a wine or a beer in the traffic light system. 

Aucklanders were able to head back to bars and restaurants over the weekend in the red setting. 

The whole of the South Island is in Orange, along with Wellington and several other parts of the North Island. 

Wellington's Panhead Bar owner Matt McLaughlin told Mike Hosking prices have gone up a little bit. 

He says Covid is playing a role, but it's reflective of prices going up across the board. 

“For us, petrol is up, groceries are up we’ve got to adjust as well to keep our businesses viable.” 

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