“The traditional bakery has been baking since the 16th century – now it has to close down,” reports Pleiteticker.de here. The Sinzinger bakery was even able to survive the nasty Thirty Years’ War, Napoleon, two destructive world wars and numerous technological and economic upheavals…
“‘With all the rising energy prices and raw material costs, we can not simply continue the operation,’ said master baker Klaus Wagner to Die Welt,” so reports Pleiteticker.de. “Now 70 employees face unemployment. With five delivery trucks, the baked goods were also taken to old people’s homes and butcher’s shops in the region.”
The real tragedy here is that this is not just a company that’s closing, but rather it represents the end of centuries of heritage for many of Germany’s small craft businesses, many of which have been in the family for generations. A cultural tragedy is taking place.Destruction Of German Heritage…430 Year Old Family Craft Bakery Succumbs To “Green Revolution” – Iowa Climate Science Education
High energy costs were brought about by Germany and US energy plus other sanctions on Russia, which was delivering very cheap gas, oil and coal to anyone that wanted it.
Russia is still willing to deliver and sell everything it offers, but Germany and other NATO allies are saying NEIN to anything coming from Russia, oh, except for uranium for nuclear power plants.