Some out-of-stock products from the viral Greggs x Primark range have been found on eBay for up to three times the original price.
After the clothing retailer and bakery chain announced the highly anticipated “freshly baked collaboration” earlier this month, shoppers flocked to participating stores across the country in hopes of getting their hands on some limited edition fashion clothing and accessories. .
Greggs and Primark said the collaboration was “made in street heaven”.
They continued, “For the first time in Greggs’ 83-year history, you’ll officially be able to wear your sausage-loving heart on your sleeve and look like a snack thanks to our amazing new line of apparel… [which will be] available in 60 Primark stores across the UK.
Queues outside the door and wrapping around the building were spotted at Primark branches across the UK on launch day.
Hoodies, tracksuits, sneakers, bucket hats, socks and more are part of the new range.
But despite the 11-piece collection only hitting stores just a few days ago, it looks like many items have already sold out due to high demand, which has inevitably meant shoppers at eagle eyes spotted them on eBay. for high prices.
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A £10 top featuring the bakery’s iconic sausage roll has been listed on the online auction website for the much higher price of £25, a selection of hoodies and joggers being sold may be seen selling for around £140, while the viral £16 novelty trainers are listed for a whopping £99.
The £8 sliders are selling for £34.95 on the auction site and the bucket hats for £99.
Unsurprisingly, fans were “baffled” by the insanely high resale prices and took to social media to comedically denounce the situation.
One shocked shopper said on Twitter: ‘The Greggs x Primark collection is sold out and people are now reselling it on eBay for x8 the price – this country baffles me.’
“Greggs x Primark stuff sold out? Alright is it the apocalypse now?” asked another.
A third said: ‘I see people have bought all the Primark x Greggs clothes and are selling them on eBay for ridiculous prices. £140 for a hoodie which was around £16. Seriously.”
In case you missed it, the Greggs x Primark collaboration didn’t just include the viral clothing range, as the brands also opened the biggest and “most Instagrammable Greggs the world has ever seen” in the store. Primark flagship in Birmingham city centre.
The ‘Tasty by Greggs’ cafe offers 130 seats, a Sugar Strand Donut swing, picnic area and self-service coffee cart, as well as popular pastries, hot drinks and sweets.
Featured Image – Greggs x Primark and Thumbnail (via Twitter – @DanMcMahonF1)