30 Real Products That You Won’t Believe

   People get paid a lot to be in advertising and marketing, and sometimes you just have to scratch your head and wonder “WTF were they thinking?”  I mean it’s not like one person just came up with a ludicrous idea and it got done, literally dozens of people would be involved in the process Read More…

Unintentionally Funny Cigarette Ads

    Came across this on Guff and had to share it.  Back in the day it was legal to advertise cigarettes and some of them are quite amazing when you look at them now.  I especially love the one where some “doctor” says that smoking is good for you.   And if you think these Read More…

Some Of The Worst Packaging Ever

The other day I bought a package of Klondike bars, which have always been a square bar full of ice cream for as long as I can remember.   But when I opened the package, there was a big hole in the middle so I was really only getting about 70% of my expected ice cream Read More…

25 Evil Packaging Designs

This is from Bored Panda, and it boggles the mind that these are even LEGAL. People come in to my store all the time and claim “FALSE ADVERTISING!” because we have a sign in the wrong place, but these all scream False Advertising! more than anything I’ve ever seen. Seriously on #11, is it legal Read More…

8 Type of People at The Grocery Store

I have literally seen all of these people in the same day.   The Proxy is my favorite,  I’ve even had customers say “Talk to her!” when I ask them if I can help them find what they’re looking for. From “It’s a Southern Thing.”

Retail Jargon

Having been around retail for a while, I’m amused at the “jargon” that has evolved over the years and much of it is the same no matter which company you work for.   A lot of it might have to do with being politically correct, but it’s amazing how differently they now say something so simple.  Read More…