The big bosses at NestlÃ©’s York factory are not amused. Earlier this month, a prankster replaced the best before date on 20 pallets’ worth of Aero bars with the words ‘S**t bar’. What larks! What japes!
It does make the Jaffaholics Anonymous hotline that Williams Murray Hamm added to McVitie’s Jaffa Cakes’ packaging (DW 4 March) look a bit tame. But then, Richard, Dick and Garrick didn’t have the option of making a Great Escape-style exit in a forklift if they were caught.