13 Products Companies (Sneakily) Cheapened Up

We like to stereotype big name brands as greedy fat cats that'll do anything to increase their bottom line, scruples be damned. But it's kind of justified when they've been silently screwing us for years on end.

(Shout out to OldManRivers for the contest suggestion -- who, judging by the user name, probably noticed all of these before anyone else did.)

Entry by Ka-ga-mi

Your T-shirts are thinning. CRACKED.COM On these see-through tissue tees cotton is replaced with cheaper, thinner synthetic fabric.


CRACKED co Like a schoolyard bully, CLAW MACHINES are notorious for repeatedly taking your cash. Now, armed with a smartphone app, the owner can reall

Entry by Alexius08

13 Products Companies (Sneakily) Cheapened Up

Entry by jaoafallas

Toblerone reduced the triangle chunks while retaining the appearance of the original package size. GALMONO NOUGAT HONEY CHOCOLATE WITH SWISS MILK TOBL

Entry by Chan Teik Onn

Try to fit all five fingers into one of the newer Pringles tubes. Can't fit? It's not your fault. 9I GI D1 GI z1 lol O S S S Prin When the company shi

Entry by femshep87

Kitkat TWix CHUNKY BS CE c Certain candy bars have been shrunken down over time, but the prices have not. A Twix is 14% smaller than it was a few year


When Chobani reduced the size OF their yogurt cups from 6oz to 5.3 oz, they claimed that the smaller portion is the ...established norm for the categ

Entry by Chan Teik Onn

13 Products Companies (Sneakily) Cheapened Up


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Cheers? eers Called Cheater Pints, some bars in the USA will use thicker glasses that hold 140Z., instead of giving you the 16oz. they advertise. Som

Entry by Fooery

Since flavored chips cost more to manufacture, Lay's packages five to six fewer chips per bag, compared to the same size bag of their original chips.


Ts To save money, Disney resorts are actually reducing the amount of time characters spend meeting and greeting visitors!

Entry by munagam07

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