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to think that chocolate and sweet producers shouldn't reduce the size of their confectionary but not the cost?

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AvenaLife Fri 22-Aug-08 20:35:08

Have you seen a packet of maltesers? Titchy and expensive!

BoysAreLikeDogs Fri 22-Aug-08 20:35:58

yy this is v annoying

AvenaLife Fri 22-Aug-08 20:38:55


bluefox Fri 22-Aug-08 20:41:45

yes very annoying. (creme eggs spring to mind).

AvenaLife Fri 22-Aug-08 20:44:22

OMG! Have you seen the size of the cream egg bar? I needed a microscope it was so small. I had to buy 2 sad.

AvenaLife Fri 22-Aug-08 20:47:08

Oh, and the packets of Revels. They have got smaller too.

charitas Fri 22-Aug-08 20:47:44

there is a Stephen J Gould essay which explains why this is a normal evolutionary process with reference to Hersey bars. I mean it uses the tendancy of chocoloate bars to get smaller to explain trends in biology,tis far more lucid on this subject then I could be

AvenaLife Fri 22-Aug-08 20:51:03

No! This can't be normal. How do they expect us to get our chocolate fix on these titchy bars? angry It now costs twice as much.

MsSparkle Fri 22-Aug-08 20:55:27

Go into places like the pound shop or buy them when they are on offer in Asda. You can get packs of 4 or 5 bars for a pound that way!

AvenaLife Fri 22-Aug-08 20:58:13

Ohh. Good idea grin. My local shop will be loosing a very good customer!

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