Oklahoma Watches and Warnings
Watch KFOR Live Interactive Radar

Tortillas now outselling hamburger and hotdog buns

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Tortillas are now outselling hamburger and hot dog buns at grocery stores across the country.

Americans pay roughly $2.9 billion a year for tortillas compared, to $2.1 billion for buns.

Tortilla factories like the one at Vista Market Place in El Paso, Texas can’t say they’re surprised that tortillas have become so popular.

“Customers come from all sides of town just looking for our tortillas,” says Vista Market Place’s Ruben Sandoval.

Read more: