Consumer rights associations have called a shopping strike on 13 September to protest against the increasing prices of staple foods. According to Codacons, Adoc, Federconsumatori and Adusbef, the price of milk, bread and pasta and other staple foods has increased by around 20 per cent over the summer. Those who still want to shop on 13 September are asked at least not to buy any pasta on the day. The associations claim that 1 kg of spaghetti has increased in price from