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  • 2685
    Most hated companies
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    A new series of the most hated or notorius companies both in modern day (monsanto, spirit air, credit scoring companies) would be a great pool of episode ideas. As well as closed or bankrupted compani... Read more...
  • 2077
    NASCAR
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Been a fan since the 80's and have seen it's decline
  • 1903
    Chick-Fil-A
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Chick Fil-a The story from beginning to now.
  • 1750
    GameStop
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Very curious to see how GameStop is surviving and hasn't become another 'Blockbuster' yet, with the rise of digital game downloads, are physical game discs going to go extinct soon?
  • 1581
    Spotify
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How the company grew in the music industry and solidified streaming business model. (How spotify got so big)
  • 1335
    Dairy Queen
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How do they stay successful when most of their locations are closed half of the year? Why did Warren Buffet see fit to purchase this company?
  • 1065
    Pokemon
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Bigger than you know video
  • 1010
    Souplantation / Sweet Tomatoes
    1 year agoVideo Created!
    As a loyal fan of their restaurants, I was sad to see them announce that they'd be closing all of their restaurants. This hits close to home because they're headquartered in my city. I'd like to see t... Read more...
  • 786
    IBM
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They are a large company but their focus has changed a few times over the years. First they were into typewriters, then mainframes, and then PCs but now I don’t really know what they do. It seems like... Read more...
  • 505
    Unilever
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They own about 400 different company's, for example Ben & jerry's, Axe, Hellmann's and Lipton. They also employ more than 160,000 People.
  • 465
    Atari
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The Atari brand name has had quite the complicated history since the split of the original Atari Inc. in 1984, creating Atari Corporation and Atari Games. Detangling the history of which Atari did wha... Read more...
  • 451
    Moviepass
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    This is a big one, with a meteoric rise and a very public failure as they nearly went bankrupt and had to restructure their offering.
  • 404
    Aldi’s
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    It is a German company that there is a lot of in the USA and Europe
  • 370
    Walgreens
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Walgreens is going through some changes lately and has had a lot of controversies this year. Would be a great video to go with the CVS video you have done.
  • 365
    Boeing
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Interesting story about the 747 and the ETOPS.
  • 362
    Samsung
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The rise of the top smartphone manufacturer
  • 303
    Hasbro vs. Mattel
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Similar to his Lowe's vs. Home Depot video, he would compare both toy companies to see what company is more successful and the different ways the companies' do business. I would like to see what toy b... Read more...
  • 302
    Dunkin' Donuts
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They have been exploding recently!
  • 261
    Red Lobster
    3 years agoVideo Created!
    My fav restaurant! What is the story behind it?
  • 244
    Decline and scandals of Facebook
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Facebook has a lot attached to it, and its slow decline being sped up after the privacy concerns and even the government investigation.
  • 238
    Chuck E. Cheese
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    History and Decline of ShowBiz Pizza Place & Chuck E. Cheese Pizza. It was huge during the Atari video game fad and I knew folks who lost a lot when the stock tanked.
  • 229
    Southwest Airlines
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    From their innovative conception, this company created a marketplace that defines the airline industry to this day. They're famously whacky and are a true underdog story.
  • 204
    Warner Brothers
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    It has been around for what feels like a long time with some eventful situations to bring up in addition there is competition leading to the decline of it in my opinion.
  • 203
    Trader Joe's
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I really think this would make for a great video!
  • 196
    Yahoo!
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Then the internet first started, they were a monster. Now they are a non factor
  • 192
    U-Haul
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    It's the largest moving company in America and they don't move anything
  • 177
    Six Flags
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The rise , fall, and rise again. From rapid expansion, to bankruptcy, and now how they're expanding again.
  • 174
    starbucks
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    why is it so big?
  • 166
    Netflix
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Netflix is a big platform for movies and tv shows. Netflix is the biggest streaming platform in the united states.
  • 160
    Five Below
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How can you not talk about a growing retail company who sells things from candy and snacks to toys and technology for all $5 and less? Especially with how the economy is nowadays
  • 156
    Hot Topic
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How a store that caters to the "outsiders" managed to be so successful.
  • 153
    The Jim Henson Company
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I would like to know more about the company side of Jim Henson.
  • 144
    GNC
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    What is the main reason behind their decline?
  • 130
    General Mills - Bigger than you Know
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Explain the brands of General Mills and how they have so many of them!
  • 126
    Sonic Drive-In
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How did they become so successful? Are they doing well now when we start to look passed their funny commercial campaigns and wide menu choices showing their many slushie flavors? I'd also like to see ... Read more...
  • 126
    Kraft Foods Inc.
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    This company used to be big in the food and beverage industry, but then it started to decline. Most will probably blame this on its acquisition of Cadbury. In late 2012, the company split into two se... Read more...
  • 125
    Dr Pepper
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    do a bigger than you know pls cadbury schweepes bought the dr pepper/7up bottling group and then all was bought by modelez international. they hold the rights on so many beverages, since dr pepper o... Read more...
  • 114
    Wikipedia
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Wikipedia is always asking for donations. How are they able to stay afloat? Who is bailing them out? Also, where does the money go when or if they get any profits?
  • 110
    Sirius XM
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They completely dominate the satellite radio industry/are the only company that does this in the United States, how did they get so big/popular, and they also have Pandora which puts them in the inter... Read more...
  • 104
    Bank of America
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I think it started as a local bank in San Francisco and got huge by lending after a fire. The story of becoming a huge bank must be interesting.
  • 103
    Montgomery Wards
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Very similar to Sears but failed much earlier
  • 101
    Spirit Halloween
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I've always wondered how pop-up Halloween stores like Spirit operate with such a unique business model.
  • 100
    Nickelodeon (Rise and Fall)
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Rise and Fall of the companies shows, movies, products, and advertising
  • 97
    AOL
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    AOL was the foremost email host, and now it's hardly ever utilized today.
  • 87
    Culver’s
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    This company has an amazing history and quickly became successfull
  • 81
    Nike
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I want to see how this brand started and how it got too where it is today
  • 80
    AirBnB
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    It’s a super interesting company and lots of controversy surrounding it, and the ongoing war between them and the hotel industry.
  • 79
    Sports Authority
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I use to work there and they went out of business. id like to learn more about it but not do the research haha
  • 74
    UPS
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    UPS makes over $71 billion a year and I want to know how it grew so big.
  • 74
    Steak 'n Shake
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They have a very interesting history and right now they are going through some financial issues. I think it would be a prime topic for you to cover.
  • 73
    Applebees
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    3 of the Applebees in my area closed down for no reason all at the same time. Just wanted to know what's happening to them, if a lot of stores are closing or news business model or whatever.
  • 71
    Energizer vs Duracell
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The two most used household batteries. What’s the history?
  • 68
    Electronic Arts (EA)
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    To discover the rise of EA and how they are still in business even with their shady marketing tactics and loot box system.
  • 68
    Converse
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They're everywhere, seem to have a very specific target populations, popularity seems to come and go
  • 67
    Little Debbie
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I think they're and inserting company that seems to rival hostess and they make many of the same products.
  • 64
    HBO
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    This topic is worthy because they have a solid history of making some of the best tv shows while being a company that plays movies most of the day. For years they have had a subscription model that ha... Read more...
  • 62
    Dollar General (Bigger then you know?)
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Has anybody else noticed that dollar general stores are showing up everywhere (big and small towns)?
  • 57
    Denny's
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How did America's diner get so big
  • 56
    Pixar
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The struggles Pixar went through while pioneering a new form of animation and their subsequent success is a really interesting and inspiring topic!
  • 55
    Quiznos
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The rise and fall.... and rise again.
  • 52
    Kellogg’s
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They have a lot of cereal that I eat and many other people eat and I’m interested in how they started
  • 52
    Gateway Computers
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I think they will have a very interesting rise and fall for you to lay out. There is a dynamic or argument of who the founders were. Two brothers or one of the brothers and a friend with the second br... Read more...
  • 50
    Chipotle
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The Huge Rise and weird fall with all the raw meats and lettuce that caused a huge amount of commotion then lead to a dip in sales and then their (Rise) back up to the top. Tyler- I love Chipotle p... Read more...
  • 46
    Buffalo Wild Wings
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I'd love to see a history of the company from their humble beginnings, to their public relations problems, to being acquired by Arby's. I'd love to see how they are doing in comparison to how they use... Read more...
  • 42
    DirectTV vs. Dish Network
    9 months agoVideo Created!
    This would be a great idea following the video on Sirius XM Radio.
  • 41
    Blackberry
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I remember blackberry was everywhere and we're revolutionary, my first "smartphone" was a blackberry and I loved it. I know they nearly went out of business but are making a small comback. I think it ... Read more...
  • 40
    Johnson & Johnson
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    A "Bigger Than You Know" Video.
  • 39
    Rise and Fall of Shopko
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    It is an interesting topic we're I haven't seen a good video about Shopko and I'm sure you could make a good one Mike
  • 36
    The rise of Supreme
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    supreme is frickin huge lol
  • 35
    Cartoon Network
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Seeing it s worldwide loss of viewership it deserves to be a video
  • 35
    Baskin Robbins
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How they got so big?!
  • 34
    Sbarro's Pizza
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The Rise & fall of Sbarro's Pizza
  • 33
    Blizzard/Activision
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Blizzard has recently had to fire and let go many employees due to financial issues despite having some of the most popular games ever created.
  • 31
    Visa and MasterCard: Two intertwined competitors
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I’m interested to know how both companies manage to keep people on both sides and make people decide between both, while minor differences are present.
  • 30
    Frito-Lay
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Bigger than you know. One of the biggest chip brands yet still unknown to many.
  • 28
    Cinnabon
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Because it’s bigger than you know, it’s the only snack Cinnamon roll company that you can name. It’s in super markets, retail stores, the sell candles and have cereal tie ins. And obviously the mall a... Read more...
  • 27
    ZOOM Communications
    1 year agoVideo Created!
    The company no one had heard of just a month ago, and is now seemingly everywhere. Perhaps could be part of the Rise/Fall or Why They're Successful Series considering their latest scandals in terms of... Read more...
  • 26
    Build-A-Bear Workshop
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    This topic is worthy for a video because it is one of the last toy stores in the US. In the last several years, the company hasn't been doing well. They had a promotion where you pay your age. The sto... Read more...
  • 24
    Spencer's
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How did this company become a big chain store for adult novelty in shopping malls? Would really like to see how this company started off and where it is today.
  • 24
    Chef Boyardee
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How did they become so big? And who was Chef Boyardee?
  • 24
    Kohl's
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The rise of the company and how they are doing today, especially with their recent collaboration with Amazon.
  • 24
    Motorola
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The rise and fall: How did they go from car radios to making nearly everything from the first cell phone (dynatac) to the processors in nearly everything that wasn't a pc (the motorla 68000 cpu was in... Read more...
  • 22
    PEZ! The company behind Pez dispensers.
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I was thinking about making a dog treat dispenser for my dog, and I thought of using a pez dispenser. I looked up pez dispenser on google and had a nostalgic moment, around 4-5 years old with my older... Read more...
  • 22
    Long John Silvers
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Always had good food, but seems like the buildings all for run down.
  • 21
    Dryers and Edys
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Why 2 names I've always wondered why on the East Coast we have Edys and the West Coast have Dryers but is exactly the same ice cream
  • 21
    Fry's Electronics
    8 months agoVideo Created!
    Mike - this is a perfect Rise and Fall video. They were expanding in the late 90's and early 2000's and now they have lost market share to Amazon and Best Buy, shuttered many stores, lost key vendors,... Read more...
  • 20
    DoorDash Vs Uber Eats Vs Postmates Vs GrubHub
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I would love to see this from both the driver point of view and the customer point of view.
  • 19
    Lehman Brothers
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I got this off of a Forbes website about some of the largest money scandals. It seems interesting apparently it was one of the largest bankruptcy’s in history. Link https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.... Read more...
  • 18
    Dippin Dots
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I want to know who came up with the idea of putting ice cream in the form of tiny spheres and how it got popular.
  • 18
    Boston market
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I love it, it used to be so popular but it had fallen, so please do a rise and fall vid on it
  • 17
    Cici’s Pizza
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How does a pizza buffet fail in the USA? We used to have a decent amount of CiCi’s in Michigan and now there is only one.
  • 17
    Quibi
    1 year agoVideo Created!
    A MULTI-million dollar effort with big names attached such as Disney, Quibi has failed in creating its own unique steaming service. We are only a few months in of the app's launch, and actual subscrib... Read more...
  • 17
    Smuckers - Bigger Than You Know
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I say this mainly because of them owning Jif, the peanut butter!
  • 15
    Ups vs fedex
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Who is better or faster
  • 15
    Skype
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Rise and Fall, similar companies such as Discord have risen to directly compete in it's market.
  • 14
    Napster
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Obviously they changed music forever, but where did they go?
  • 12
    Wells Fargo
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How did they decline and can they rise again?
  • 12
    American Express
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    One of the most well-known credit card companies that doesn't seem to have as strong a presence globally and has the highest fees for store owners. But it's regarded as the luxury credit card with the... Read more...
  • 11
    Petco vs PetSmart
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Two biggest retailers in the pet space and over 50% of people have pets!
  • 11
    Foot Locker
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Follow up to Woolworth video.
  • 10
    Paypal
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The rise of a online bank
  • 10
    Gap / old Navy
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Long extensive history. A company with many ups and downs
  • 10
    Hertz Global Holdings
    1 year agoVideo Created!
    They just filed for bankruptcy. https://www.businessinsider.com/hertz-filing-for-bankruptcy-as-early-as-this-weekend-report-2020-5?amp
  • 10
    FILA
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    This shoe brand was pretty strong back in the day and then I feel like they disappeared and now appeared again.
  • 9
    Rotten Tomatoes
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    How the website became the go-to source of movie reviews.
  • 8
    Hellman’s and Best Foods
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Why Two Names? The same brand of mayonnaise is called Hellman’s on the east coast, and Best Foods on the west coast. Would be interesting for you to explain why
  • 8
    Pier 1 Imports
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Rise and Fall
  • 8
    United Airlines Controversy
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    United Airlines has been accused of not being the friendliest airline to its passengers. I think it would make for in interesting video.
  • 8
    Tommy hillfiger
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    They recently have been coming back
  • 7
    CVS vs Walgreens
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    The biggest drugstores that I know of
  • 7
    Reebok
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I don't hear about them anymore.
  • 7
    Adidas vs Puma
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    A family feud well worth for a video. I remember watching a documentary about it on Viassat History - talk about backstabbing!
  • 6
    Monster Energy
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    because DADDY NEEDS HIS ENERGY
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    Olympus
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Bigger than you know!
  • 5
    Why they are hated: Comcast
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    I know that comcast is pretty unanimously hated much like other cable companies and are said to pay off government officials to allow them to treat their customers poorly. With the new series on the c... Read more...
  • 5
    Microsoft zune
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    Because people want to see the mistakes it brought to mocrosoft
  • 3
    Arby's :The rise and fall
    2 years agoVideo Created!
    This chain used to be around everywhere and had commercials on TV with the big hat and it seemed popular. I want to know what happened? Why did it go down hill? Did it? Did they change industries? Who... Read more...
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