In 2011, a pair of managers from Dominos set fire to a Papa Johns to boost their sales.
There is a sausage restaurant in Regensburg, Germany which is in business since 900 years. That means they were selling sausages well before the Inca Empire existed and are still serving 6,000 sausages a day.
www.ipoopyou.com is literally a website where people can chose a certain kind of feces and mail it to enemies.
A Chinese company rewarded its employee of the year with a night with a Japanese adult video star.
Nestle agreed in 2001 to ensure its products were not made with slave labor by 2005. In 2005, the international organization it made the agreement with found it had not done so.
A company that sells tv antennas sent Comcast a cake to congratulate them on being named worst company in America.
Bottled water companies gain high profits by drawing water from public water sources, putting it in plastic containers, and reselling it at 2,900 times the price of regular tap.
United Fruit Company’s main rival was Guatemala, who exported lots of fruit. To eliminate them, United lied to the US government that Guatemala’s government was Pro-Soviet. The US staged a coup, which led to the 36 year long Guatemalan civil war.
North Dakota coffee shop has no employees staffing it, runs entirely on the honor system — and it’s working.
In 1986 an electronics store chain made good on its offer to sell stereos for “299 bananas” when customers turned up with the fruit as payment.