Mondelez International—makers of the Swiss chocolate products—is facing a wave of criticism after reducing the weight of its bars by increasing the gap between its triangles.
The change affects two products sold in the U.K.: Toblerone’s 400-gram bar is now 360 grams, and its 170-gram bar weighs 150 grams.
Toblerone announced the change last month on its Facebook page, saying the decision was due to rising ingredient costs:
It tweeted the announcement as well:
Toblerone fans, we have some information on the size of our chocolate bars. Please see the statement on our Facebook:https://t.co/PbwZbuvlvL