buying a lot of film can be good and bad.
good because you have a lot of it,
bad because it might go bad, very bad.
ilford's current situation is vastly different than kodak's
ilford has figured it out ...
kodak is trying to figure it out ...
i'd buy what you need and not overstock or buy gigantic amounts of anything.
unless you are used to, and know how to expose and process and print/numericalize
outdated film .. it's not quite the same as "fresh" film ...