In the modern age we are consuming products of many brands and companies. But we don’t really bother to know the unique characteristics of every product belonging to different brands. They all have different secrets. Let us find out some surprising facts about these popular brands.

Facebook: 

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Have you ever wondered why Facebook is blue? The secret gets unrevealed now. The famous owner of the company, Mark Zuckerberg, is red and green color blind. Hence he chose the blue as his preferable color while designing Facebook.

Starbucks:

You must have sat around round tables in Starbucks. Most visitors of the shop ignore these unique design thinking they are just there to give the place a different look. But that is not the case. Starbucks owners keep their tables round specifically because they believe that customers feel homely around round tables.

Coca-Cola:

Coca-Cola is a much loved brand worldwide. Billions of people consume this energy drink but here is an interesting trivia about them. When they tried to launch the product in China they faced a severe issue trying to transliterate the product in Chinese. The closest meanings were “female horse fastened with wax” and “bite the wax tadpole.” They finally chose the word ‘ke kou ke le’ which meant delicious happiness.

Amazon:

We are sure you have ordered products through Amazon but do you know that every employee of the company including the CEO Jeff Bezos has to work in the customer service department after working for two years in the farm. They have maintained this rule because this helps the employees understand the customers better.

McDonalds:

People prefer McDonalds because of the large variety of food items available there. However, in 1940 when the first McDonalds outlet opened they had only nine items including golden French fries, cheeseburger, coffee and cola.

Vaseline:

Have you ever got worried because your infant mistakenly ate a spoon of Vaseline? Don’t worry for his health. The owner of Chesebrough Manufacturing Company, Robert Augustus Chesebrough used to do this every day till he died at the age of 96. He had full faith in his product and used to eat a spoon full of Vaseline as a ritual.

Volkswagen: 

Most car lovers argue among themselves about out of Lamborghini, SEAT, Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Porsche, and Škoda which car brand offers the best services. But they don’t know the secret that each of these classy brands are owned by Volkswagen.

Apple:

Apple users love to talk to their AI Siri but they should be careful that whatever they request Siri that is being stored in the servers of Apple for future reference and will be used to better the customer service.

Google: 

This is a very interesting fact. Google when first launched was first named BackRub but was later changed to Google which was inspired by the mathematical term Googol.

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