:Meal kits, food delivery offer fresh food. A spokeswoman e-mailed 11Alive describing increased demand for cans beginning before the COVID-19 pandemic and since increasing. Atlanta trash and yard waste piling up? "For instance, hard seltzers have experienced explosive growth as a category and specifically in cans," a company statement reads. "I got really excited thinking I scored and I was going to get it in a few days, but clearly that didn't happen," said Scrivani, who temporarily moved from her Yonkers, New York, apartment to a small house in the Catskills with her 2-year-old son, Patrick, for safety. As Americans stock up on food to get through the coronavirus lockdown, freezers have become one of the nation's most sought after – and scarce – supplies. The Ball Corporation manufactures a list of products including aluminum cans. "As customers are stocking up on bulk food products, they need a place to store it," Lowe's president and CEO Marvin Ellison said in a recent interview with USA TODAY. McGuffin admits having a challenging time finding her soda is a small problem, but missing something that gives you comfort during times of quarantining and working from home is disappointing. “We are seeing a surge in demand across the country for products that people need to work or learn from home, as well as those products that allow people to refrigerate or freeze food,” Best Buy CEO Corie Barry said in a statement. Best Buy recently announced that it has suspended installations, haul-aways and repairs for large items like refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers and TVs. We are working closely with our customers and our suppliers to mitigate the challenge during this unprecedented time. Around the same time, Allyson Scrivani was trying to get a freezer in New York. Having cash tied up in extra inventory will limit the brewery's cash flow. Kohl's, Macy's announce closures have been extended due to COVID-19, Bounce house, trampoline, outdoor toy sales jump as families practice COVID-19 social distancing, Here are the best foods to stockpile in a coronavirus quarantine, Meal kits, food delivery offer fresh food, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. "I completely understand shortage of disinfecting wipes and lack of coin circulation, but why is Cherry Coke Zero so hard to find? Tight budget? McGuffin's search for Cherry Coke Zero now rivals a treasure hunt. ATLANTA — First, during the COVID-19 pandemic, cleaning supplies disappeared. In Roswell, Gate City Brewing is feeling the financial crunch of the aluminum can shortage. As Americans stock up on food to get through the coronavirus lockdown, freezers have become one of the nation's most sought after – and scarce – supplies. Follow USA TODAY reporter Kelly Tyko on Twitter: @KellyTyko. The company's flagship drinks such as Coca-Cola Original and Diet Coke appeared to be well-stocked. The chilling reality: Most freezer chests and deep freezers are either sold out or on back order for several months at major retailers including Lowe's, Home Depot and Best Buy. DIY haircuts are on the rise during the lockdown, which has led to a shortage in high-quality hair clippers. An aluminum shortage might be to blame Before the COVID-19 pandemic demand for aluminum cans was trending upward and now beverage companies are having a hard time getting enough cans to stock shelves. She's still waiting, following delay after delay. She was more focused on food, and in January decided she wanted an extra freezer as she closely followed the coronavirus news from China. Grupo Modelo, the company that produces Corona beer, announced on Twitter Thursday it will stop brewing its beverages starting Sunday after the … #drinkofchoice @CocaCola pic.twitter.com/eGa85mUgtG, Coke responded tweeting, "Like many companies, we are seeing greater demand for products consumed at home, and we are taking measures to adapt to the demand. Coronavirus store closings:Kohl's, Macy's announce closures have been extended due to COVID-19, Looking to keep the kids busy? 1 of 7 Cans of hard seltzer from Truly, Crook and Marker, Corona Refresca, Bon and Viv, and White Claw are seen on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 in San … Grupo Modelo, the company that makes the beer, … He told her there is an aluminum can shortage due to people buying six-packs of beer because the bars are closed. Scrivani still wants the freezer and said Best Buy said in an email that April 21 is the cutoff before the order is canceled. Borngesser was able to order cans for his brewery but needed to place a larger than normal order as an insurance policy. :Here are the best foods to stockpile in a coronavirus quarantine, Don't want to go out during COVID-19? We are implementing contingency plans as best we can to get the products people want to store shelves. We appreciate everyone’s patience as we work through these unprecedented times of high demand for our products.". :Bounce house, trampoline, outdoor toy sales jump as families practice COVID-19 social distancing. Corona Extra, which has been brewed in Mexico since 1925, first hit U.S. shelves in 1981, and the brand claims it’s the top-selling imported beer and No. "Those little things when they disappear it leaves a huge hole and you don't even realize it when it happens," she said. 5 beer overall in the U.S. Then it was toilet paper that went missing from store shelves. Blame COVID-19 for missed pickups, C.T. After finding Home Depot and Lowe's were sold out, Scrivani ordered a freezer from Best Buy, which was expected to be ready in days for pickup. "Soft drinks and the still and sparkling water categories have seen it, too, with marketers shifting their packaging mix toward cans and away from single-use plastics.". Vivian's sons remember him as amazing father, 'greatest person you've ever known', Court orders Kemp and Bottoms to mediation over mask mandate lawsuit, 3 charged with murder in case of sisters found dead under Rome, Georgia bridge. Gate City, like soda companies, is also putting a smaller variety of products on shelves, from grocery to convenience stores. "I started a diet a little bit over a year ago and I gave up sugar. We are working closely with our customers and our suppliers to mitigate the challenge during this unprecedented time.". But she said it took some effort to convince her husband, Tino.