https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/20 ... -backfired
East West Market in Vancouver BC attempted to shame customers into not using single-use plastic bags by printing their bags with names such as "Into the Weird Adult Video Emporium" and "The Colon Care Co-Op". Naturally this backfired, and the single-use bags instantly became collectors items.
A wise game developer I once knew said "Never put anythiing ugly or stupid into your video games. Everyone will want one." I guess the same goes for grocery bags...
Locations outside the US. No non-grocery posts.
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It is nice when people have a sense of humor. I was thinking of visiting that store when I was up there to get some bags, but didn't.