Identify the following company from the logos shown below:
Ans 1. BNP Paribas – A French bank and financial services company headquartered in Paris and global HQ in London. Formed through the merger of Banque Nationale de Paris(BNP) and Paribas in 2000.
Ans 2. Mitsubishi – A japanese conglomerate having a group of MNCs. It was established in 1870 as a shipping firm by Yataro Iwasaki.
Ans 3. Western Digital – One of the lasrgest computer storage(hard disk drive) manufacturer founded in 1970 as General Digital by Alwin B. Phillips, a Motorola employee.
Ans 4. IndusInd Bank – Mumbai based Indian new generation bank. Started by Srichand P. Hinduja in 1994 and inaugrated by then Union Finance minister Dr. Manmohan Singh.
Ans 5. Pepsico – American multinational food and beverage corporation headquartered in New York. Formed in 1965 with the merger of Pepsi-Cola and Frito-Lay.
Ans 6. Johnie Walker – Famous scotch whiskey brand.
Ans 7. Deutsche Bank – German bank and financial services company headquartered in Frankfurt. The logo is called “Slash-in-Square” intended to represent growth within risk-controlled framework.
Ans 8. Yamaha – Japanese MNC and conglomerate diversified into predominantly Musical Instruments, Motorcycles, electronics and sports equipments. Established in 1887 as a piano and reed organ manufacturer named “Nippon Gakki Company”.(It’s origin as a musical company is still reflected in its logo – a trio of interlocking tuning-forks)
Ans 9. Michelin – French manufacturer of tyres. It is one of the world’s two largest tyre manufacturers alongwith Bridgestone.
Ans 10. Swatch – Swiss watch manufacturer. The name “Swatch” is a contraction of ‘Second Watch’ as they introduced with a new concept of watches as casual and relatively disposable accessories.