This Week in the Mercury

Christmas Day Dining

Food and Drink

Christmas Day Dining

Where to Go for Christmas Day Dinner


Comedy Speakeasy

Theater

Comedy Speakeasy

Inside Kickstand Comedy Space's First Week



Thursday, November 4, 2010

Canada Can Handle The Compostable Bag, But We Can't?

Posted on Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 3:40 PM

Last month, Frito-Lay announced it was (mostly) pulling the super-noisy compostable SunChips bags that no one liked and that may have been responsible for an 11% drop in the company's annual sales.

The backtrack only applied to the U.S., however; Frito-Lay decided that the Canadians could handle the noise.

Frito-Lay even suspected the Canadians of a sense of humor, and offered a free pair of earplugs to all Canadian SunChips consumers.

6a00d8341c51c053ef0133f5962bbc970b-450wi.jpg

O, Canada. We tease you, but deep down we're jealous of your legal pot consumption, free pills, gravy-drenched cheesy fries and now, your incredible, eardrums-be-damned commitment to compost. You're so cool.

Comments (0)

Subscribe to this thread:

Comments are closed.

All contents © Index Newspapers, LLC

115 SW Ash St. Suite 600
Portland, OR 97204

Contact Info | Privacy Policy | Production Guidelines | Terms of Use | Takedown Policy