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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #15 on: October 12, 2017, 12:07:32 PM »
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #16 on: October 12, 2017, 12:34:07 PM »
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #17 on: October 12, 2017, 12:43:46 PM »
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #18 on: October 12, 2017, 01:10:18 PM »
That just won the internet for the day.. and now I'm done.. lol wow.. I'm dying.
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #19 on: October 14, 2017, 03:12:30 PM »
It's an unbelievable story, but it's an unbelievable society these days also. Can't wait to hear the stories about people getting shot over sechuan sauce. you know you can actually buy some in the grocery store too, right?  ...which would be much better than any crap McDonald's gives you in a little packet. I'm sure there will be boycotts and pickets and people whining and bitching like everything else, and more physical attacks on McDonald's managers over their chicken nuggets.

Out of the blue I actually had a taste for chicken tenders so ended up at McDonald's at midnight a week ago and they were out of chicken tenders, so I settled for chicken nuggets and they tasted like crap anyway, but they profusely apologized to me for some reason so maybe it was the same day as all the sechuan craze bullshit.  I just thought it was very strange, but I didn't go crazy over it. It's Mc Donald's, get a grip.
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #20 on: October 14, 2017, 07:23:28 PM »
Pure Genius! Got people that don't even eat fast food talking about it didn't they? Bet many of those non fast food eaters will go and try it too. Genius!
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #21 on: February 19, 2018, 12:43:56 AM »

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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #22 on: February 19, 2018, 01:31:24 PM »
send me a few packs you cheapo ; What MCD is this at.. I want to try it
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #23 on: February 19, 2018, 01:32:31 PM »
For awhile there I thought this was just a ploy.. you know say they are bringing it back to get the punk asses to shut up then not actually bring it back.

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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #24 on: February 19, 2018, 02:10:32 PM »
McD cant afford that.. they are loosing thousands of customers a day.. people just dont eat McD's like they used to -- though TBH I havent been in a McD's in almost 3 years but just from the stuff I see online about downward swings in sales and ways they are trying to promote products.
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Re: McDonalds tries the false scarcity marketing
« Reply #25 on: February 19, 2018, 04:53:14 PM »
McD cant afford that.. they are loosing thousands of customers a day.. people just dont eat McD's like they used to -- though TBH I havent been in a McD's in almost 3 years but just from the stuff I see online about downward swings in sales and ways they are trying to promote products.

Yeah, McDonalds is pretty much the most convenient place to get lunch from my office and I still only go maybe 3 times a year. Mostly when I just haven't made any other plans or packed a lunch. Breakfast all day had me back for a while but I got sick of that pretty quickly - plus pancakes for lunch = afternoon naptime. My boss frowns upon that, apparently I snore.

Their new chicken sandwich was good the week they introduced it, but then I had another one months later and the piece of chicken got tiny... like the size of a chicken tender. Not worth $3 for the sandwich alone.

I admit I will get some szechuan sauce to try out of curiosity though. Even though I already know it's going to be mostly-sweet and not much else.