Brands questions This is a list of recently added questions about brands. Play brands quiz and see all the questions. Who discovered the rubber vulcanization process?Charles Goodyear for many years improved the method of hardening the rubber. When he succeeded in 1839, investors were already offended by earlier failures. Charles died in misery, and Goodyear company, named in his honor, has nothing to do with him.Created by: GabrielBaranvery hard 30% Charles GoodyearCharles Goodyear3860John Boyd DunlopJohn Boyd Dunlop3159Edouard MichelinEdouard Michelin3747Giovanni Battista PirelliGiovanni Battista Pirelli1739tires riddles » Rockefeller's Standard Oil used to be the most profitable company in the world. What happened to it?It was forcily split to several independent companies. In 1911, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that Standard Oil must be dissolved under the Sherman Antitrust Act and split into 34 companies. Four of these companies were "Jersey Standard", which became Exxon, "Standard Oil of New York" which became Mobil, "Standard Oil of Ohio" which became SOHIO, "Standard Oil of Indiana" which became Amoco and "Standard Oil of California" which became the Chevron Corp.Created by: Masahiro Yakohard 55% it went bankruptit went bankrupt1269it was renamed Texacoit was renamed Texaco2331it was renamed Chevronit was renamed Chevron1055it was forcily split to several independent companiesit was forcily split to several independent companies5805history of the United States riddles » What does HTC stand for in the HTC Corporation name?High Tech Computer. HTC was founded in 1997 as a manufacturer of notebook computers. The company changed name to HTC and doesn't use "High Tech Computer" name any more. However, some HTC smartphones are still visible as "High Tech Computer" devices when plugged into PC. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 51% High Tech ComputerHigh Tech Computer6629Hanoi Telephone CommunicationHanoi Telephone Communication4470Hybrid Telephone CasingHybrid Telephone Casing1341High Temperature CoolingHigh Temperature Cooling357Taiwan riddles » Where is LEGO from?Denmark. The Lego Group is based in Billund, Denmark. Adjacent to the company's headquarters is the first Legoland theme park, which opened in 1968. Lego is one of the leading exporters of Denmark.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 81% USAUSA680GermanyGermany648SwedenSweden1405DenmarkDenmark12117Denmark riddles » What was Jaguar Cars called before 1945?SS. Jaguar was founded as the Swallow Sidecar Company in 1922, originally making motorcycle sidecars. In 1945 the company changed its name to Jaguar Cars Ltd, because of the connotations of the use of the SS name by Nazi Germany.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 49% DaimlerDaimler3520BeaufordBeauford5446SSSS10645MidasMidas2077Nazis riddles » Which luxury fashion house manufactured uniforms for SS using slave laborers?Hugo Boss. In the 1930s, Hugo Boss advertising slogan was a "supplier for National Socialist uniforms since 1924". To meet demand in later years of the war, Boss used about 40 prisoners of war and about 150 forced laborers. In 1946, Hugo Boss was fined a heavy penalty as an activist and beneficiary of National Socialism but his business survived. In 1997, the company appeared in a list of Swiss dormant accounts.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% GucciGucci4043PradaPrada3300Ermenegildo ZegnaErmenegildo Zegna4324Hugo BossHugo Boss26141Nazi riddles » Which number is used as the most popular brand of Jack Daniel's whiskey?7. Old No. 7, Also known as Black Label, is the most popular Jack Daniels label. The company sponsored the Richard Childress Racing 07 car (numbered after the "Old No. 7") in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series from 2005 to 2009.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 55% 1111397771121212340720201229alcohol riddles » Which company produces the most advanced Japanese tank?Mitsubishi. Type 10 tank (pictured) is manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, one of the core companies of the Mitsubishi Group. MHI is the world's 23rd-largest defense contractor measured by 2011 defense revenues, and the largest based in Japan.Created by: Teddyaverage 67% ToyotaToyota5025SonySony1522MitsubishiMitsubishi22470HondaHonda4085tanks riddles » Which consumer electronics manufacturer also produced tires?Nokian Tyres was split from the Nokia Corporation in 1988. Nokia, which became the largest mobile telephone manufacturer in 1998, ended its ownership interest in Nokian Tyres in 2003.Created by: Monica Stillerhard 47% NokiaNokia9047SharpSharp3099PhillipsPhillips2441GrundigGrundig4512Finland riddles » Which airline is the world’s oldest one to still be using its original name?KLM was founded in 1919. Operations stopped during World War II apart from the operations in the Dutch Antilles. The airline is the "Oldest operating airline", but with the 2004 merge with Air France some dispute whether KLM should still hold the crown. QANTAS, founded in 1920, is dubbed "Oldest continuously operating airline".Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 36% British AirwaysBritish Airways3437Air FranceAir France1428KLMKLM3269SwissairSwissair926Netherlands riddles » Play brands quiz and see all the questions.