Why do crisps go out of date on a Saturday?
I usually eat chips with my sandwiches, but what do I do when my chips taste like sandwiches?
A photo posted by The Impulsive Buy (@theimpulsivebuy) on Oct 17, 2016 at 12:39pm PDT
It’s enough to make Gary Lineker choke on his bag of cheese and onion, or spark an investigation by Doctor Who.
But turn over most crisp packets in Britain and you’ll find that they all eerily expire on the same day of the week – a Saturday.
Metro.co.uk ventured down into the staff canteen to investigate and found that, yes, this long-held assertion is indeed correct. All crisps we looked at, expired on a... read more
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