Top 9 Brand Blunders of All Time

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7. Colgate

Amazingly, somebody at Colgate thought that consumers would eat packaged meals with the Colgate brand on it. Because, let's face it, nothing says "Mmmmm, good" like a mouthful of toothpaste. The fiasco was said to be responsible for lower toothpaste sales, too.

Lesson: A brand's value is tied to the product.