Eggo Brunch - Failure museum

Eggo Brunch

In 2023, "Eggo Brunch in a Jar" is an alcoholic drink that combines the flavors of buttered and toasted Eggo waffles, savory bacon slices, and a drizzle of maple syrup. 

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Jell-O Salad Flavors

In 1965, Jell-O came in four real salad flavors: Celery, Mixed Vegetable, and now Italian Salad and Seasoned Tomatoes.

Burger Chef

Burger Chef

In 1982 after peaking at 1050 locations, the General Foods Corporation, owners Burger Chef, divested itself of the restaurant chain after it assumed extensive real estate commitments and expanded too rapidly.

Breakfast Mates

Kellogg’s Breakfast Mates

The packaging design, which was intended to be convenient, was considered strange and unappealing by consumers, which led to it's demise in 1998.

Boston Market

Boston Market

Peaked at 1200 stores; supermarkets sold pre-roasted chickens at a fraction of the price leading to it's demise in 1998.

Olestra

Olestra

In 2000, chips with Olestra had 50% fewer calories but the body could not absorb the substance, which caused gastric cramps and diarrhea.