Prank You Very Much: How Retailers Celebrated April Fool’s Day

Apr 01, 2014 7:11 AM  By

april-fools-mr-t-600Chocolate flooring? Super hero dress codes? Online cigar sampling?

Oh, Schtick! Did we all fall for some funny retail pranks this April Fool’s Day!

Here’s a snapshot look at the the pranks retailers pulled off this for April Fool’s Day:

[EDITOR'S NOTE: This blog post will, hopefully, be updated throughout April Fool's Day 2014... and hopefully, it'll be all fun and games unless someone gets hurt! Please check back throughout the day.]

Hammacher Schlemmer’s Advanced Robotic Dog Sitter

Potential World Record Shed Found in Wisconsin

New Device Allows Cigar Smokers to Sample Blends Online

Printable Halloween Costumes are Here!

CafePress Partners With NSA To Deliver Packages Before You Order

Superheroes Rule: Costume Company Declares Work is Better in Costume

BuildDirect takes a bite out of home improvement industry with its launch of real chocolate flooring



  • Roger Tyson

    “When April Fool’s Turns Tragic”:

    Sure, it’s all fun and games…

    …until somebody REALLY gets hurt!

    [Note: The above is actually a 1 minute COMEDY video!]