Costly delightNestlé, which owns the name “Toll House” (after the inn where the chocolate-chip cookie originated more than 75 years...
Updated: October 29, 2014, - 01:55 PM
Mini squaresThe folks at Ghirardelli, not content to sell you large chocolate bars in 22 different flavors and little individually...
Updated: October 22, 2014, - 01:07 PM
Oatmeal newsMr. Tidbit recently made a smallish fuss about the gluten-free oats in a yogurt selection from Chobani. Then, noting...
Updated: October 15, 2014, - 01:16 PM
Kit and kaboodleThere are some folks, Mr. Tidbit knows, who think he is being excessively cynical in his view of...
Updated: October 01, 2014, - 01:41 PM
Fiber manySure, you’re already eating the eight kinds of Fiber One cereal, the 15 kinds of Fiber One chewy bars,...
Updated: September 24, 2014, - 12:37 PM
Choice of TwinkiesWe survived the disturbance in the Force that was caused by the recent brief disappearance of Twinkies, but...
Updated: September 17, 2014, - 01:01 PM
More portable JifWe already had Jif to Go, peanut butter in 1 ½-ounce tubs. Of course that product costs more per...
Updated: September 10, 2014, - 02:14 PM
CheezinessJust when Mr. Tidbit was beginning to think that food companies were running out of ways to charge more for...
Updated: September 03, 2014, - 04:11 PM
Accounting for ChexAnother example of stealth grocery-price increases just caught Mr. Tidbit’s eye: The boxes of General Mills’ Chex cereals...
Updated: August 27, 2014, - 09:42 PM