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America’s Most Patriotic Brands

We might have a little trouble defining what we mean when we say that a brand is “patriotic,” but the fact is most Americans know it when they see it. ...
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McDonald’s in Last Place in Customer Satisfaction Poll

McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) held its traditional place in the fast-food category of the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). It is also the largest company in the category in sales ...
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Companies With the Most Women Board Members

Large companies are notorious for the small number of women chief executives and board members they have. Several companies are in a distinct minority because they have bucked the trend. However, ...
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Google Is World’s Most Valuable Brand

BrandZ has released its 2016 list of the 100 most valuable brands. Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google ranked in first place at $229 billion. The balance of the top 10 were Apple ...
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The 10 Most Hated Brands

Brand Keys has released a list of "America's 10 Least Engaging Brands." These brands disappoint their customers and, based on the definition of a brand's status, they are the most widely hated. ...
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Drone Price Hits $10,000 on Amazon

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) sells drones for a little as $40. At the high end of the drone spectrum, Amazon has drones priced at $10,000. A drone for everyone, these ...
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Red Bull Followers on Facebook Top 45 Million

Red Bull's Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) followers topped 45 million recently, putting it at number three among all products followed. It trailed only Facebook for Every Phone and Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ...
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The Most Popular Brand in Each State

Marketing agencies make it a priority to identify the nation’s regional brand tastes -- why people choose Coca-Cola over Pepsi, or Ford over Chrysler -- in one part of the ...
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Why Is the Nissan Versa the Cheapest Car in America?

24/7 Wall St. did an analysis of the "10 Cheapest Cars In America". While many of the world's largest car companies have vehicles on the list, the Nissan Vera, made ...
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Apple Named Top Corporate Brand With $170 Billion Value

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) was named the most valuable global brand in the 2015 Interbrand World's Best 100 Global Brand survey, with a value of $170 billion, up 43%. Google ...
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America’s Best and Worst Car Brands

 Auto companies often make use of awards and quality ratings -- when they’re good at least -- to attract car buyers. The most important brand quality surveys are performed by ...
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New Google Maps Remembers Where You’ve Been

In another example of how "Big Brother" has rapidly moved into the world of tech, Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) new Maps product can tell you where you have been. But ...
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Tesla Among Most Valuable Brands

A recent survey of consumers’ perceptions of innovative technology brands includes the usual suspects at the top of the list, but one, perhaps, unusual suspect sneaked into the top five. ...
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Does Wal-Mart Still Sell Confederate Flags?

On Monday, in response to a query from CNN, a spokesman for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) said that the company had taken “steps to remove all items promoting the ...
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Why Nike Can Sell a $225 Running Shoe

Brand power? Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) offers a $225 running shoe, in a world with plenty of shoes available for $100 or less. Even Nike offers running shoes below $100. ...
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