When he opened the bag he was stunned to find it contained only one solitary ring — barely a mouthful. “I was devastated,” he said. “I put it down to the GFC [Global Financial Crisis] — money’s tight, times are hard.”
The innocent snack attack victim had bought them in a large variety pack from a Coles supermarket.
Coles spokesman Jim Cooper said he would get a replacement pack. “We certainly aren’t in the business of giving people a single cheese ring in the packet,” Mr Cooper said.
Mr Jackson was philosophical, saying the day before he had gone to KFC to get a five-piece wing pack, only to find six pieces inside. “What you lose on the hurdy-gurdy you pick up on the roundabout,” he said.