Unilever ignites Twitter backlash over #MarmiteGate

Unilever is feeling the wrath of the tea-tippling, Marmite-munching British public today following a pricing dispute with retailer Tesco. Unilever brands — including the polarizing yeast extract that is Marmite and tea brand PG Tips — are not being restocked at supermarket because the retailer reportedly refused a 10 percent price hike which would offset the pound’s poor perfor ...Read the full article

  • Unilever bosses hit back over Tesco Marmitegate

    standard.co.uk - 2 readers - Unilever on Thursday pledged to play hardball in its stand-off with Tesco as the consumer goods giant demands higher prices.  The Marmite-to-PG Tips supplier has reportedly demanded a 10% hike in prices for its goods from the supermarket in response to the fall in the value of sterling since the EU referendum. Tesco is understood to have rejecte...