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    Crest 3D White: Ultra Packaging Fail


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    I don't get it? Vertical packaging isn't "right" for toothpaste?
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    Quote Originally Posted by SingingSabre View Post
    I don't get it? Vertical packaging isn't "right" for toothpaste?
    *Ahem*







    There seems to be a recurring them here, wouldn't you say?

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    I don't get it either.
    You have something against toothpaste being packaged in something other than a tube?

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    I don't see the problem, other than someone needs a new hobby...

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    If you saw crest, and didn't assume toothpaste, you just MIGHT be in the minority.
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    What I really don't get is the "after shave" hang-up in the description on Flickr. I guess I don't know what after shave packaging looks like.

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    I'm confused...like normal.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cudak888 View Post
    *Ahem*







    There seems to be a recurring them here, wouldn't you say?

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    Looks boring. Vertical packaging would literally make another product stand out. I'm surprised it hasn't been done sooner.
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    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    Oh, and I like pie.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DataJunkie View Post
    I'm confused...like normal.
    same here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RUOkie View Post
    Poop





    Oh, and I like pie.
    Well, one does lead to the other.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SonataInFSharp View Post
    What I really don't get is the "after shave" hang-up in the description on Flickr. I guess I don't know what after shave packaging looks like.
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    There are marketing folks out there who's job it is to make such packaging changes apparent to the consumer. Look at what happened to Tropicana when some smart-alec tried this out:



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    If you brush too hard with that stuff, your gums will bleed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    If you brush too hard with that stuff, your gums will bleed.
    Tried their new electric toothbrush recently?

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    Quote Originally Posted by cudak888 View Post
    Tried their new electric toothbrush recently?

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    I did not like the direction the package was made in.
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    I noticed that it said toothpaste about two seconds after clicking on the link...

    What's the problem?
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    Packaging is such a major part of marketing, and Proctor & Gamble is such a huge company, that we can safely assume the packaging was conceived, tested, and launched by capable people with big degrees and really nice salaries. I'm sure they're selling a veritable ****load of the stuff. It's on my bathroom counter right now for that matter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spreggy View Post
    Packaging is such a major part of marketing, and Proctor & Gamble is such a huge company, that we can safely assume the packaging was conceived, tested, and launched by capable people with big degrees and really nice salaries. I'm sure they're selling a veritable ****load of the stuff. It's on my bathroom counter right now for that matter.
    Crest Shill!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by mikeshoup View Post
    I noticed that it said toothpaste about two seconds after clicking on the link...
    Try that in a store when it's amongst half a million boxes of other toothpastes.


    Quote Originally Posted by Spreggy View Post
    Packaging is such a major part of marketing, and Proctor & Gamble is such a huge company, that we can safely assume the packaging was conceived, tested, and launched by capable people with big degrees and really nice salaries.
    You can say the same thing about Tropicana, and look what happened to their capably-tested, new packaging.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Crest Shill!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Really. Next thing you know, he will be talking about this great toothpaste that he bought for $ 4.95, and it is the equal of toothpastes that cost $ 9.95, and he bought it over the internet at Crest Direct.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    Well, one does lead to the other.
    especially if u like cocky pie
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    So are you a big fan of the plain brown label stuff that they used to have in the grocery stores?

    Google images is totally failing me on this, but Stater Bros. used to carry the plain brown label groceries where I grew up in SoCal.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MillCreek View Post
    Really. Next thing you know, he will be talking about this great toothpaste that he bought for $ 4.95, and it is the equal of toothpastes that cost $ 9.95, and he bought it over the internet at Crest Direct.
    Look, say what you want, when Lance was training for his first bike race in middle school, he was using Crest, and often mentions it in interviews.
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    Quote Originally Posted by cudak888 View Post

    You can say the same thing about Tropicana, and look what happened to their capably-tested, new packaging.

    Dummies have no bounds.

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    Only one question matters. Nobody cares if you like it, or I like it, or if Picasso or Lance or Pcad would approve. How much juice did they sell? Without that answer, there is no basis for comparison.
    “Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in the world they've been given than to explore the power they have to change it. Impossible is not a fact. It's an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It's a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing.”
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