CHOICE’s annual awards name and shame the shonkiest products and companies taking advantage of Australian consumers.
Surprisingly some of the worst products include The Commonwealth Bank, KitchenAid, Nutri-Grain and Marriott Vacation Club whose bad behavior has earned them a lemon gong at the 13th annual CHOICE Shonkys.
Marriott Vacation Club received a Shonky Award for… trapping holiday-makers into a bad deal for a lifetime.
CBA Dollarmites received a Shonky Award for… a relentless marketing program targeted at young minds.
Portacots received a Shonky Award for… Putting infant lives at risk.
Magnet therapy received a Shonky Award for… Using weak claims to pull on hip pockets.
Bioglan received a Shonky Award for… Trickery that leaves people sleepless.
KitchenAid 2 Slice toaster received a Shonky Award for… miserably failing its only job.
Kelloggs Nutri Grain Smash received a Shonky Award for… Putting the squeeze on good health.
What other products would you like to see on the shonky list?
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