Knock-offs


#1

Check out this chancer:

(Big fan of the pun in the title there)

Seen any other good knock offs recently?
What knock-off company would you set up?


#2

Bonus poll:

  • Chinny reckon mate
  • Crush capitalist monopolies

0 voters


#3

If these companies (and their holding companies) pay a fair amount of tax, hear 'em out. If they don’t, fuck 'em, imho.


#4

Bought some of these from Aldi last week


#5

Always this…

Ken’s Fried Chicken empire in Portsmouth


#6

Aye saw a lot on my recent travels. Rodney Fried Chicken being my favourite and then a lot of Nathan For You style Star N Bucks in Bethlehem and Stars & Bucks in Ramallah.


#7

never forget this guy


#8

But do they have terrible jokes on the back of the wrapper?


#9

It’s a common symbol in Portugal, I guess Nandos are arguing that in the UK restaurant scene it’s associated with them, but still:


#10

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#11

Quite enjoy how singhsbury got told off by Sainsbury’s and then changed their name to morrisinghs


#12

Knock offs make me feel a bit uneasy


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#15

the furniture of law enforcement :clap:


#16

“The furniture of law enforcement”

: D


#17

tbh pretty much everything on that label is genius


#18

this twitter account is awesome for this sort of thing:

https://twitter.com/Bootleg_Stuff


#19

Ashens on YouTube does loads of this stuff too. Pretty good for killing time.


#20

He’s very obviously taking the piss with this.

I recently tried to convince my big boss to sue someone who repeatedly patronises me at professional events, because they set up as a sole trader with branding that could reasonably be confused with ours. She didn’t think me deeply disliking them as a person was a good enough business reason to sue.