See some of the weirdest things companies have offered customers as compensation

The most bizarre things offered to customers as compensation for a shoddy experience have been revealed. Would you want any of these?

(Matthew Bietz/Flickr)

A year’s supply of fruit cake.

A book of stamps.

A free meerkat adoption.

Meerkat family
(David Blaikie/Flickr)

A book of vouchers redeemable only in the US.

60p in return for not switching mobile providers.

A bottle of orange juice that was out of date and fermenting.

Bad tasting orange juice
(Drew Howk/Flickr)

A free meal at a restaurant where you caught food poisoning.

£2.48 in return for loss of the internet for a month.

A box of condoms after you’ve submitted a bad review when one broke.


Online complaints service polled 2,341 adults for the survey.

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