Not Ready for Prime Time
Most companies want nothing more than to drum up demand. Special promotions and flashy launches are one way to create buzz, even if the product ends up flopping. Other times, products need no special marketing, selling like crazy on their own. Either way, it's a company's dream — until high demand backfires, leaving throngs of disgruntled customers. From Amazon's Prime Day woes to the financial troubles plaguing MoviePass, here are 2 times companies overpromised and underdelivered.