Is it permissible to do grocery shopping on chol hamoed?? even if it is for after the holiday ??
One should not buy groceries on chol hamoed if the items are for after Yom Tov, unless there is a chance that the items will not be available afterwards or that they will be more expensive later.
O:CH 533:1 & 3 Mishnah Berurah 16 & !7