Every working day, nearly five million people skip breakfast at home, opting instead to grab a snack as they dash into work. According to new research commissioned by the National Dairy Council (NDC), about one and a half million bacon sarnies, one million packets of crisps, three-quarters of a million ham sandwiches and half a million soft drinks are consumed in this way every working day - but at what price? A heavy price as it happens - to our bank balances.