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Potato Love Notes

MysteryPotato is a Mail Service That Lets You Send a Potato With a Nice Message

— January 30, 2016 — Pop Culture
While some mail services are focusing on annoying things you can deliver to your enemies (including glitter, jarred farts and candy penises), this company helps you send a potato with a nice message written on it. MysteryPotato sends potato parcels (in addition to glitter bombs) with a personalized message. They are also anonymous, so it could be a silly avenue for any potential secret admirers out there this Valentine's Day.

When you mail a potato, you also have the option between a regular, baby or red potato. Prices to send a potato range from $7.99 to $9.99.

While this is obviously quite a silly business venture, the absurdity of it all will likely intrigue a number of people, whether for holidays or just because.
Trend Themes
1. Personalized Mail Service - There is opportunity to disrupt traditional mail services by offering personalized and unique options like sending a message on a potato.
2. Anonymous Gifting - Providing a way for customers to send anonymous gifts could be a disruptive innovation in the gifting industry.
3. Unconventional Gift Ideas - Developing unconventional yet fun and lighthearted gift ideas like this potato mail service has the potential to draw in a unique customer base.
Industry Implications
1. Mail Services - Traditional mail services could benefit from offering niche and personalized options like sending a message on a potato.
2. Gifting Industry - By offering anonymous gifting options, businesses in the gifting industry can differentiate themselves and appeal to a wider audience.
3. E-commerce - Creating a niche e-commerce platform that offers unconventional gifts could attract customers seeking unique and lighthearted gift ideas like the potato mail service.
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