It’s hard to imagine that anything positive came out of the Great Depression. It was a time where most families were barely getting by. Flour manufacturers saw this struggle and helped in a very interesting way!
When faced with the impossible, many people will shy away or simply not try at all. Marvin Pipkin didn’t run away from a challenge that was thought to be impossible. He created an item every household has to this day!
Usually, companies dread having a bunch of left over product that they can’t seem to sell. That’s just wasted money, right? Swanson figured out how to get around that issue.
When was the last time that you could say something that annoyed you also saved your life? Blister packs can definitely claim that to be true!