10 iconic businesses that made a comeback after struggling and sometimes nearly shutting down

Business Insider | Jul 12, 2019, 03.31AM IST

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Marvel was on the brink of collapse.

  • Sometimes, a business can do everything right and still fail.
  • Luckily, despite truly reaching the brink of extinction, some businesses manage to come back even stronger.
  • Marvel fans came out in droves to see Marvel movies while the company was struggling, and helped it become one of the most prolific brands in cinematic history.
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Marvel, Netflix, Pabst Blue Ribbon, and the others on this list are so big, they're essentially unavoidable. But it wasn't always this way. All 10 companies faced an uphill struggle at some point. With the help of comic book fans, hipsters, TV junkies, and many others they were able to rebound and become more successful than ever.

Keep scrolling to learn more about these success stories.

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