The Juicero: The $400 Juicer That You Probably Don’t Need
The Juicero seems like a cool idea at first. You put a bag of already-chopped fruit into the machine and it squeezes every last drop out of it.
The only problem is that you can’t just cut up your own fruit for it. You have to buy Juicero’s fruit bags…which they won’t sell to you unless you own the juicer.
Oh, and the machine will know the difference between a real “Juicero” bag and a fake one. It scans a barcode on the bag, meaning you need an internet connection for this thing to work.
Also, you don’t even need the machine to squeeze the juice out. It can be done by hand quite easily as the video will show.
This thing is every bad idea for a product wrapped into one nice little $400 machine: