Like many media types, folk on The Grocer have fretted that shamed peer Lord Archer might miss out on treats during his sojourn at Her Majesty's pleasure. So we were relieved to learn that he has managed to beg, borrow or even pay for his favourite brands, McVitie's Chocolate Digestives and Kellogg's Crunchy Nut Cornflakes. Whether the millionaire ­ an expert at sniffing out nice little earners' ­ has offered to endorse the brands is unknown. What was that about any publicity being good publicity? {{COUNTERPOINT }}