These fakes aren’t worth your money. Or maybe they are.
When thinking of a brand name, the first thing you have to consider is its impact on the people. Does it have a resonating effect on consumers? Does it convey the values of the brand that you want to promote?
While some businesses can pull it off and create a lasting impact that can survive generations, others take advantage of the success of other brands—and put their own spin to it. Here are some ingeniously funny, witty, and creepy fakes spotted across the globe.
First of all, that famous inasal chain won’t find this funny.
Somebody must’ve fried their brains to come up with this.
For when you can’t decide between Jollibee and McDo.
Gee, your hair smells “okay.”
Welcome to Silly-con Valley!
Right brand, wrong band.
Mickey Mouse? Dog? Mouse-dog? Regardless, it’s scary!
The kind you wouldn’t like to collect.
They keep saiyan they look like the folks from Dragon Ball.
Better than the Avengers and Justice League combined.
Because “child” is more gender-neutral.
This totally slays the whole copyright infringement thingy.
Never let this one go.
Meanwhile, in China…
Did you say you wanted an Apple watch?
Spotted in a remote province in China. Chicken Feet Joy, anyone?
Like “Sharpies” for people with bad handwriting.
We wonder what Poly Stations 1 and 2 looked like.
–Dino Mari Testa