Below are a few of our favourite visual April Fools Pranks
'Marmite Clear' is here... The makers of the nation’s favourite savoury spread have today announced the launch of an innovative new product ‘ Marmite Clear'. Leading the way in spreadable innovation, the brand is evolving its iconic brown shade to create an all new translucent version of the classic British breakfast condiment.
Burger King Japan's perfume, which smells like a flame-grilled burger patty and is named 'Flame Grilled Fragrance', is seen in front of a whopper at their store as part of the company's April Fool campaign in Tokyo. The perfume, which comes with a Whopper and is limited to 1,000 units, is selling at the price of 5,000 yen (42 USD) and is only available in JapanPicture: REUTERS/Toru Hanai
The South Downs National Park has today quashed rumours that hippos are about to be reintroduced into its protected landscapes. The announcement comes the day after the National Park’s fifth birthday and follows speculation that the large herbivores, known to have lived in the south of England some 110,000 years ago, might be brought back to graze rare chalk grassland.
Leading the way in taxi innovation, cab app Hailo today launches its brand new feature to help city dwellers get around more easily. Using Hailo’s new Piggyback function from their smartphone, users will see one of Hailo’s specially trained human piggyback carriers arrive in a matter of minutes to transport the passenger to their destination. With the ability to dart inbetween traffic, Hailo’s Piggybackers have been recruited for their athleticism and knowledge of the city, as well as allowing passengers to enjoy a 360 degree view of their surroundings.
The Royal National Institute for the Blind are recruiting an army of cats for its new CATNAV scheme......Picture: Rex
SunLife launches Beard Insurance: One of the UK’s biggest direct financial services companies, today announces the launch of a revolutionary new beard insurance product to cater to the growing number of bearded men in the UK who want to protect their facial hair and personal identity, starting from just £3 a month.
Virgin Trains is replacing traditional seats with exercise bikes, cross trainers and running machines to create the world's first ever on-board travelling gym on its fleet of Pendolinos and Super Voyager trains...Picture: Rex
New technology from Valspar brings tartan paint to our homes. Designers at Valspar are set to make tartan paint possible as it prepares to launch the world’s first ever Tartan Roller. Ground-breaking paint formula featuring pigments and resins that do not intermix when applied, and dries instantly once dispersed, thanks to its unique drying agents.Picture: Valspar
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