‘Healthy’ Mars and Bounty bars launched with less calories after government crackdown on junk food

MARS and Bounty are launching new “naked” versions of the popular chocolate bars which are lower in calories amid a crackdown on high fat foods.

Mars Triple Treat, along with stablemates Bounty, Snickers and Galaxy are all being revamped.

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The new Mars Triple Treat will be in Tesco stores next monthCredit: Mars
A new lower calorie Bounty is also being introduced

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A new lower calorie Bounty is also being introducedCredit: Mars

The new Mars bar is made with date paste, nuts and raisins is being introduced to avoid being placed on the bottom shelf as new junk food laws look to crackdown on foods high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS).

Mars Triple Treat is due to hit Tesco shelves next month.

The old-style Mars bar was encased in chocolate but the new version will only have its based coated while the date and nut topping is lightly drizzled with chocolate on top, leaving it

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