It makes me wonder why marketing people cannot figure out that some things are not going to get a good reception.

An energy drink called Cocaine has been pulled from stores nationwide amid concerns about its name, the company that produces it said Monday.

Clegg Ivey, a partner in Redux Beverages LLC of Las Vegas, said the company plans to sell the drink under a new name for now.

Called the “legal alternative“? – I suppose they got what all marketers crave…publicity.

RELATED
Why Tex-Mex Isn't Mexican Food