Yahoo! Japan's Half-Off Discount Halves Products & Prices

By: Laura McQuarrie - Sep 10, 2014
References: shopping.yahoo.co.jp & en.rocketnews24
When Yahoo! Shopping Japan promised 50% off with its half-off discount, people weren't expecting to get exactly that. The stunt was launched to coincide with the brand's 15th anniversary sale, looking to tempt shoppers with unbelievably low prices. However, a visit to the campaign site made it clear that rather than getting a full suit for a full price, shoppers would get literally half of a suit for half the price.

Other items included in the ridiculous sale include half cheesecakes, bikes, bras, purses, watches and vacuums that it looks like you really can buy. In addition to these crazy, half-useful items, Yahoo! Japan is also hosting a real 50% sale with items that are whole and fully functional.