Europe rationing beer following carbon dioxide crisis

10:24 AM ET Wed, 27 June 2018

A shortfall of CO2 in Europe comes at a time of excitement over the World Cup soccer tournament and amid peak season for summer barbecues. On Tuesday, Tesco-owned food wholesaler Booker started to ration beer and cider supplies. The food retailer, which is used by bars, restaurants and traders, is restricting customers to 10 cases of beer and five of cider or soft drinks.