Friday, April 20, 2007

Wasted advertising dollars

As El 3atal and I were eating some Pringles (you know, once you pop you can't stop is SO true for us), I noticed the advertising on the top for the new Pringle's minis. The only catch here is the fact the it clearly states they are "Available in the US only." Wasted money on packages sent to Jordan, hunh? I had to grab a shot of it, for your enjoyment.

Happy minis!


At 12:43 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think they just didn't work out the logistics for exporting yet. However this accomplishes couple of things:
1) Raise interest elsewhere in the world because "you just can't get it" .. yet. So people want to get it
2) When they print those, it's less expensive to print one for ALL instead of customizing it for each country. Therefore it's actually costing them less to do this.

So what do you think? Still consider it "wasted"?

At 2:41 PM , Blogger Sam said...

this is like watching american tv, u see commercial for things and u say mmmmmmmm i want that, only to find that it has not make it's way to canada yet..the worst was phily cheesecake bars...the minute it to the hotel in denver, i went to the store and bought some...and yup they were yummy...i do not think we have those in canada yet..

At 2:25 AM , Blogger MommaBean said...

Thanks for your comments. Please await my follow-up post. And, no Qwaider I don't consider it wasted as you will see!


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