Did McDonalds have the biggest product flop of all time?
The site of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened on April 15, 1955, is now a museum in Des Plaines, Ill., Monday, April 11, 2005. On Friday, April 15, the company celebrates the 50th anniversary of the day a milk shake machine salesman opened his first McDonald's in this Chicago suburb and started a small chain of hamburger stands on a path toward becoming an empire of 30,000 restaurants that serves 50 million people a day and a symbol of the United States all over the world. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Remember the Arch Deluxe? Not many people do, it didn’t last very long. McDonald’s hyped it up as the burger with the grown up taste. But was it actually the biggest product flop of all time? Surprisingly No! According to the website 247wallst.com the google glass is, those high tech glasses that sold for $1500 retail didn’t really sell at all and according to them, the high priced failure makes that the biggest product flop of all time.
See the whole list