Regrettable news for fans of delicious cake; Yomiuri reports a price rise has been announced. Just what impact this will have on Lolita sales is unclear, but it seems likely that those with a sweet tooth will be hit in the pocket.
White Lolita maker Bourbon has announced a 10% price increase on several of its confections, as well no change in the price of 16 products, but with the quantity per packet set to be reduced. Sharp increases in the price of raw ingredients such as wheat flour, as well as oil price rises, are cited as the cause. Via Yomiuri. Lolita fan discussion of the hike can be read here.