Was it playful youths or enterprising store staff that created this point of purchase (P-O-P) tower of Clearasil? From a retail perspective it put product at hand-height for convenient selection, and saved refacing the lane for multiple purchases. You can always rely upon the laziness of human beings to create new, more efficient methods to accomplish a goal.

For other in-store customer engagement see…
In-Store Graffiti Wall
Leaning Tower of Clearasil
Playing Jenga With Facings
Whirlpool® Cross-Sells with Jenga®

For serious merchandising discussions SEE…
How to Arrange Stock for Sale
How to Correctly Face Apparel.”

For all of my well-known retail humor SEE…
Tissue Use is Self-Explanatory” (This Post)
Cart Cup Holder Cuts Caffeine
Long, Leggy Door Handles
Imaginative Jewelry Sign
Frankenstein-Inspired Fixture
Bras for Well-Read Girls
Sign Says Cheeky
Designer Tardis at Short Hills Mall
Grab a Beer at Brooks Brothers
Spring Bicycle Makeover
Unattended Child Warning
Chinese Wieners on Sale
Bipolar Restroom Sign
Best Pegboard Hook Backscratcher
How to Merchandise Butterflies
Leaning Tower of Clearasil
Moose Antler Merchandising
Toilet Plunger Porcupine Display
Smell ‘O Vision Retail Rollout
Hello Kitty Joins Louis Vuitton
Sneakers Worn as Epaulets
Playing Jenga With Facings
Teapot Coffee Grinder Man
Merchandise Name a Putoff
Shelf Edge Redundancy
Hook Has Two Monkey Load Limit
Impenetrable Vuitton Anti-Theft
Zip-Tie Hook Security
What’s Next? Land Mines as Anti-Theft
No Bike Riding Inside Store
100% Satisfaction By 3:00 pm

For a visual Pinterest Board to retail silliness SEE…
Humor in Retail