The NEW Jack in a Box & Meaty Cheesy Boys Funko Pop! Reveal

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Jack in the Box (Meaty Cheesy Boys) Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure (2024 release)

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Roll out the red carpet for the ultimate throwback because the new Jack in the Box with Meaty Cheesy Boys Album Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure (2024 release) is here to jazz up your shelf with a side of nostalgia. It’s the kind of collector’s item that makes you want to break into song, preferably about burgers, and reminisce about the days when boy bands and burgers were the chart-topping duo of the hour.

Jack in the Box (Meaty Cheesy Boys) Pop! Figure drops today! To get your hands on this Pop Vinyl Figure at its release, be sure to check out the links I’ve provided below – click to jump or keep scrolling for more details!

Meet the Jack in the Box Vinyl Figure, the newest addition to the Funko Pop! family.

Clad in a business suit with a blue-striped tie, Jack holds the iconic Ultimate Cheeseburger in one hand and the Meaty Cheesy Boys album in the other.

His spherical white head, capped with the signature yellow pointed hat, beams a joyous smile that’s sure to evoke a sense of nostalgia.

This Pop Figure is a playful nod to the advertising legend that once took the airwaves by storm with a boy band parody so catchy that it became a cultural touchstone.

The vibrant blue eyes pop against the stark white face, a design choice that’s both whimsical and immediately recognizable.

For collectors and fast-food aficionados, this Funko Pop Vinyl is a piece of commercial history, a throwback to when catchy tunes and juicy burgers found a harmonious blend.

It’s a playful reminder that sometimes, the most memorable part of the meal is the entertainment served alongside it.

Jack in the Box (Meaty Cheesy Boys) Funko Pop! can be pre-ordered at the links below (click to jump!)

Jack in the Box (Meaty Cheesy Boys) Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure (2024 release)

Jack in the Box (Meaty Cheesy Boys) Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure (2024 release)

Why Did Jack in the Box’s Meaty Cheesy Boys Become an Unexpected Hit?

Did you ever wonder how a fictional boy band not only marketed a cheeseburger but also became a symbol of quirky, offbeat advertising?

Let’s talk about the Meaty Cheesy Boys, Jack in the Box’s brainchild, and their journey from a marketing gimmick to an internet sensation.

At the tail end of the 90s, when boy bands were the rage, Jack in the Box threw its hat in the ring, not for music charts, but for the love of cheeseburgers.

The Meaty Cheesy Boys, a satirical take on popular boy bands, were created to market the Ultimate Cheeseburger. This wasn’t just any marketing stunt; it was a blend of humor, catchy tunes, and a nod to the era’s pop culture.

Each member of the Meaty Cheesy Boys was a caricature of typical boy band stereotypes: EJ, the shy one; TJ, the exotic; JT, the cute face; TK, the tough guy; and another EJ, because why not double the fun?

Their favorites? Well, according to their profiles, they unanimously loved the Ultimate Cheeseburger. Managed by Jack, the iconic mascot of Jack in the Box, they were the perfect blend of cheesy (pun intended) and meaty content for the audience.

But what about their music? The group’s hit, “Ultimate Cheeseburger,” had fans and non-fans tapping their feet. And believe it or not, they made it to the Billboard Awards in 1999. Sure, they weren’t serenading about love or heartbreak, but who can resist a song about cheeseburgers?

Their internet presence was no less impressive. The campaign was a trailblazer in using the internet for marketing. With a pseudo-interactive fan experience and websites like “The Carnivores,” Jack in the Box was not just selling a burger; they were creating a digital experience.

Remember, this was the late ’90s – social media and viral marketing were terms still in the womb of digital evolution.

Let’s not forget the humor. In one commercial, an ad executive gets fired for suggesting a Spice Girls-esque group to market a chicken sandwich.

Fast forward, and he’s pitching the Meaty Cheesy Boys. Jack’s reaction? Less than thrilled, yet ironically, this was the campaign that struck gold.

What about the band’s legacy? Beyond commercials, they ventured into merchandise, like action figures (though those prototypes might need a second look). They even had plans for a second album, though it’s unclear if it ever hit the shelves.

In an era where boy bands and fast food ruled the airwaves, Jack in the Box managed to create a marketing campaign that was as catchy as it was cheeky.

The Meaty Cheesy Boys weren’t just selling burgers; they were selling a slice of late-90s nostalgia, served with a side of satire. And honestly, who could resist that?

Funko Pop! Ad Icons: Jack in the Box (Meaty Cheesy Boys) Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure (2024 release)

Available at:

Entertainment Earth
Amazon
Funko Shop
eBay

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