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Cheese is the most stolen food in the world.

Cheese being one of the world’s most popular foods is the most stolen food in grocery stores.

Cheese being one of the world’s most popular foods is the most stolen food in grocery stores.The Shoplifters’ Hit Parade, a study report by the United Kingdom's Center for Retail Research has surveyed 1,187 retailers representing more than 250,000 retail outlets across 43 countries, and in its findings, it reported that cheese is the most stolen food in the world. It turns out that about 3.1 percent of cheese goes missing from stores. The researchers say the cheese disappears most frequently because of thieves looking to cash in on the rising price of cheese. Other foods often stolen are fresh meat, chocolate, alcohol, seafood, and baby formula.

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