Marmite only being made in small jars due to a yeast shortage


Marmite are only producing small jars as due to the global pandemic yeast is in short supply, affecting supplies.

When asked by a customer why larger 400g squeezy jars were tough to get hold of at the moment, the firm replied, “Due to brewer’s yeast being in short supply (one of the main ingredients in Marmite) Supplies of Marmite have been affected.

“As a temporary measure we have stopped production of all sizes apart from our 250g size jar which is available in most major retailers.”