Brit favourite Hobnob biscuits are getting smaller – but the price is staying the same

TEATIME favourites Hobnobs Creams biscuits have been hit by “shrinkflation” – with fewer biscuits in a packet for the same price.

The popular McVitie’s treats have been slashed from 15 biscuits to 12, with the recommended retail price remaining at £1.22.

This makes the price per biscuit 10.17p – up from 8.14%, a staggering 25% increase in price for the dunkable biccies.

The tasty treat is the sandwich-snapped version of the famous biscuit, similar to custard creams with a vanilla or chocolate filling in between two Hobnob layers.

The brand’s owner, British holding company...
source: Daily Star

2019-07-17 05:38
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