Marks and Spencer shoppers have 'eyes peeled' for new Colin the Caterpillar treat

By Jess Flaherty

Marks and Spencer shoppers were keen to get their hands on its new Colin the Caterpillar Easter themed treats after spotting them online.

High street favourite M&S boasts a loyal following across its social media channels. Like many retailers, the store consistently posts product news to keep shoppers updated on all the latest stock launches.

Recently, the popular retailer caused a stir after its new Easter themed Colin the Caterpillar and Percy Pig sweets were shared by much loved food account, @sweetreviewsuk.

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To its 37.5k Instagram followers, the food-focused page shared a photo of the coveted limited edition sweets.

The sweet treats feature the famed Colin the Caterpillar on an Easter egg hunt, while Percy Pig cosies up with bunny-shaped friends.

Captioning the image, @sweetreviewsuk penned: "NEW LIMITED EDITION M&S FOOD EGG HUNT COLIN THE CATERPILLAR & PERCY PIG EASTER PARTY TIME - Check out these new Limited Edition Colin the Caterpillar and Percy Pig sweets launched for Easter!

"Featuring Colin on an Easter egg hunt, and Percy with his bunny friends these new sweets are really fun! ⠀

"Just check out those cool colours and shapes of then all! As usual the flavours are fantastic. I think are favourites have to be the Percy Pigs on this occasion. There is a real nice sweet tang to them

"Out now at @marksandspencerfoodpr in a deal for 2 for £3. Which one do you like most?"

The photo proved popular on the hit social media platform, racking up likes from eager shoppers keen to give them a try.

They shared their thoughts in the comments section.

Olivia said: "I need both of these ASAP".

One shopper said: "Cute".

Lindsey told a friend: "omg we need these?!!" To which, their pal replied: "defo. Eyes peeled!"

Another shopper added: "Oh these look fun!!"

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