Marmite

Outrage Over *Huge* Change To Toblerone Bars, But Can We Blame Brexit?

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK

The producer of Toblerone chocolate has increased the gap between peaks on its bars provoking fury from fans, amid “unfavourable” exchange rates p...

It's Not Just Marmite, It's Bisto Too

Nick Abbot | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK
Nick Abbot

Unilever said it and Tesco said it and Nestle said it: prices are going to go up. Tesco is the biggest retailer in the land, Unilever and Nestle are two of the biggest food companies on earth. These companies are packed with experts in possession of facts but we are no longer interested in experts and facts.

This Morrisons Price Rise Will Leave Marmite-Lovers Seriously Worried

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 29.10.2016 | UK

Morrisons has jacked up the price of Marmite by 12.5%, weeks after a public spat between Tesco and Unilever erupted over the love-it-or-hate-it spread...

Marmite Is Back! Unilever Says 'Supply Situation' With Tesco Is Resolved

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK

Unilever confirmed the “supply situation” with Tesco involving the price of Marmite and other products had been “successfully resolved” and th...

Vote For Your Ultimate Marmite Food Pairing

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

#MarmiteGate has swept the nation, forcing many of us to re-evaluate our relationship with the ever controversial spread. For those who stand firmly i...

Marmitegate Is A Reminder That Nearly Everything You Buy Is Controlled By Just 10 Companies

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK

After Marmite and other products were pulled from Tesco in a post-Brexit vote pricing row, this sobering infographic is a reminder that a handful of c...

19 Tweets That Sum Up Our Complicated Relationship With Marmite

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Twitter is divided. The nation is in meltdown. It’s like the EU referendum has happened all over again. But this time, the controversy segregating B...

Marmite Shortage Is 'Just The Beginning' Of The Brexit Grocery Battle To Come

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK

Tesco’s shortage of products including Marmite and PG Tips is “just the beginning” of an epic battle between retailers and brands after the Brex...

Has Miley Cyrus Got A New Vegemite Tattoo?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It seems Miley Cyrus has pledged a lifetime of allegiance to one of Australia’s best exports. And no, sadly it isn’t Liam Hemsworth. The singer r...

Marmite Bans 'Bae' From Personalised Jars This Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Marmite has put its foot down and banned the words 'bae', 'babycakes' and 'snookums' on its personalised jars this Valentine's Day - much to the delig...

Australian PM Steps In On Proposal To Ban Vegemite

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK

Australia's prime minister Tony Abbott has been forced to defend the country's "nutritious" Vegemite yeast spread, against plans to curb its sales due...

Advertising April Fools From Richard Branson, Marmite And A Dubious Kim Kardashian Lolly

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK

April Fools Day 2015 isn't only reserved for household pranks or tricks on co-workers: now everyone wants to get involved in the mischief. Some of ...

Ukip Is More Hated Than Marmite - But It Should Probably Celebrate That

Louise Ridley | Posted 18.04.2015 | UK Politics
Louise Ridley

So, Ukip is officially more hated than Marmite. Nigel Farage's party is the most-hated brand in the UK, beating McDonalds and Starbucks as well as Marmite, according to a survey of 1,500 people. Farage should be rather pleased with the honour.

The One Thing Britain Hates More Than Marmite...

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK

Here's another prize for Nigel Farage after he was named "Briton of the Year" by The Times in 2014. But this award is not quite so appealing. His p...

Marmegeddon: Canada 'Orders Briton To Stop Selling Marmite'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK

It's one of the most divisive food products on the market, and now, Marmite has caused so much offence that Canada – a country that sells guns – i...

Household Energy Two: The Difference Between a Commodity And a Brand

Hugh Salmon | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Hugh Salmon

As an expert in the potential of the Vietnam market, having been there once before, I was with a regional director of Heineken. He carried a widget on his key ring by which he could identify the origins of every single can of his beer, including full details of when and where it had been brewed...

Baby Boomers - a New Marmite Test?

Toby Williamson | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Toby Williamson

Boomers are also a bit more savvy about mental health, and a bit more willing to seek help for mental health problems than their parent's generation. They are rich in resources - some, but not all, in material resources - but also less obvious resources accumulated through life experience.

After 500 Complaints, Is The 'Animal Cruelty' Marmite Ad Safe?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK

Marmite's controversial new 'End Marmite Neglect' Advert won't be investigated due to its "light-hearted" tone, despite getting over 500 complaints fo...

Marmite TV Advert Draws Hundreds Of Complaints

Posted 07.08.2013 | UK

A Marmite advert has drawn widespread criticism and sparked hundreds of complaints from viewers after apparently mimicking an animal cruelty documenta...

From Marmite To Milkmen: British Problems

Reddit | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Comedy

Queen Elizabeth Land sounds like a theme park (self.britishproblems) submitted 13 hours ago by s7jones I want to play the new Assassin's Creed gam...

Eat the World at Global Feast, London2012 Olympic Dining Experience

Rupert Parker | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Even though I live only 5 miles from the Olympic Park, so far I've been determined to ignore the whole spectacle and bask in the sun in my garden with a glass of cold beer. However, as a confirmed foodie, I can't ignore the fact that some of Britain's top supper clubs, along with a few gourmet chefs, are staging a fantastic banqueting experience which changes every night during London2012.

WATCH: This Week's Top 10 Funny Viral Videos

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Comedy

What's cuter than a regular pig? That's right, it's a miniature pig. And what's cuter than a miniature pig? A miniature pig trying to waddle down a fl...

WATCH: Corgi Piddles On The Royal Carpet Over Marmite Debacle

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Eagle-eyed royalists - or anyone with a pair of eyes, really - will have noticed a couple of Jubilee-themed Marmite posters slapped up on walls and ho...

Wind Delays Flights? At Least It's Not Dogs, Marmite Or Scorpions

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK

Immigration Minister Damien Green flustered flight passengers by claiming delays at UK airports are down to disruptive air currents. In a statemen...

'Marmageddon' Rocks New Zealand

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

New Zealand's Marmite fanatics are being warned to ration their supplies of the spread amid fears of an imminent shortage. Following last February...