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Help can't find it at my local any longer

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#1 TopsyTurvy

Posted 04 January 2013 - 10:48 AM

So I was put onto this through EB and can't find it anymore!

Stupid useless staff can't tell me if its discontinued or not either.

Looked with the cake stuff (& other cocoa) not there.

Looked with the hot chocolates etc (where it used to live!) and it's not there either.

Is anyone else having trouble finding it?  Should I try another Woolies? Or has it moved location in your store too and please where is it hiding?

#2 imamumto3

Posted 04 January 2013 - 10:58 AM

i got some before christmas.  I think the packaging has changed, if it used to be in a box, as it is now in foil packaging

#3 minus

Posted 04 January 2013 - 11:15 AM

The black gold brand from IGA has dissappeared from the shelves too.

#4 Vienna

Posted 04 January 2013 - 11:21 AM

Just bought a pack from Woolies yesterday. i found it near the cake mixes and other baking products, but yes, it's no longer in a box, it's in a white foil packet. It might have disappeared from the shelves for a bit while the packaging was changed over.

#5 EmandZac

Posted 04 January 2013 - 11:21 AM

when I asked I was told they were possible changing suppliers. Though it is back instock now in foil wrapping instead of a box!

#6 ~~~

Posted 04 January 2013 - 11:28 AM

Call up Woolies customer service. They should be able to tell you if the product is still available etc. We had this problem with a product that we could no longer find at Coles. They followed it up and tracked it down.... esp once I said, "No, it wasn't available for weeks" at various stores.

#7 firstatforty

Posted 04 January 2013 - 06:06 PM

They moved it not longer ago to the aisle where cake mixes and sugar are. At my local woolies its on the bottom shelf under I think bicarb soda area. Stupid place but that's where I found it. Hopefully you will find it too.

#8 bella67

Posted 05 January 2013 - 12:01 PM

I havent been able to get it until today and the staff tod me it was unavailable due to changing suppliers . Found in the cake section.

#9 CupcakeMumma

Posted 05 January 2013 - 12:08 PM

It's in a different packet and was on the bottom shelf of mine, it had disappeared for awhile, but it's back.  Ring the head office.  It was under the chocolate section of the cake aisle

#10 ~flaxen~

Posted 05 January 2013 - 01:57 PM

I love the home brand cocoa powder...is it still the same now they've changed suppliers?

#11 TheGreenSheep

Posted 05 January 2013 - 02:15 PM

I noticed the packaging change before Xmas at my local Woolies. Am keen to see if the quality is the same as the old one, it's a fantastic rich cocoa.

At mine the cocoa is with the baking, cakes, sugar right n the bottom shelf.

#12 TopsyTurvy

Posted 05 January 2013 - 08:04 PM

Thank you all!

I will hunt it down now I know what I am looking for!

#13 skae

Posted 08 January 2013 - 01:25 PM

They probably have changed it knowing my luck, I only just found out how good it was a few months back Tounge1.gif

#14 tickledpink72

Posted 08 January 2013 - 01:43 PM

I hope they haven't changed it too much!!  Its the best cocoa around IMO!

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