14 Products That Flopped Big-Time

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We’ve all had brainstorms that didn’t work out.

But some awful ideas get made into products that cost big bucks to promote and then become embarrassing belly flops.

Those products live on in our collective memory. These corporate gaffes are a reminder that even CEOs and high-paid marketing whizzes are capable of blowing it.

Here’s a look at some of the fantastic flops that sent their inventors back to the drawing board.

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