The Daily Telegraph
Profit and weight loss
sir – Many packaged goods show a weight of 227g, or 8 oz in the imperial system (Letters, September 12).
It is a pity that both weights aren’t shown. Packets of crisps were, until recently, 28g (1 oz), now reduced to 25g – a neat change to increase profits.
R L Felgate Hartpury, Gloucestershire