Companies that have a monopoly/racket on very specific products

#1

So much so that it feels vaguely sinister at the lack of competition, y’know?

Rodda’s - clotted cream
Rombouts - coffee filter papers
???

#2

Lea & Perrins - Worcestershire sauce

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#3

Disney - everything

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#4

sellotape

#5

The Mitchell brothers of the geographical sauce game.

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#6

Blu tack

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#7

Truly. Terrifying.

Lotus - biscuit biscuits and biscuit spreads

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#8

Smiths - Scampi fries

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#9

Those Bostik bastards. They must’ve been shitting themselves when Uhu put this out:

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#10

And cheese moments!

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#11

might start using this as a general insult

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#12

Hasbro - Monopoly.

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#13

monopolising our moments! … with cheese!!

unbelievable cheek

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#14

The counterpart to the basic bitch.

#15

“ALL tack matters!” - racist white tack manufacturers (probably)

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#16

Can we say HP for brown sauce?? Or has daddies sauce significantly dented that market?

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#17

went down a youtube blackhole and ended up watching a video of how they make it.
Think massive warehouse with barrels full of anchovies rotting for years

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#18

WD40

Probably my favourite product of all time. I love WD40

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#19

Daddies have been more successful than most that’s for sure but I still think HP has the monopoly. Cheers to Wikipedia for this as well:

HP Sauce is a brown sauce.

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#20

Yes!!
And it was an accident wasn’t it. They didn’t realise it was nice until years later.
Might arrange to go on a tour there for my birthday, looks fascinating

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