“New Coke” Disaster Was Launched In 1985
I can remember it like it was yesterday. I was a die hard Coke drinker when I was a young man and they changed my world back in 1985. This was the day in 85 when they launched "New Coke". It was such a disaster that they had to change back to the old formula very quickly. Some have said it was just a ploy to boost the sales of Coke knowing that when they switched it back it would sell huge again. I don't believe that. I think it was just one big mistake.
Here are a few of the old commercials to jog your memory.