company names

Do You Know the Weird History of These Famous Company Names?

When a business has been around for decades, you take what it's called for granted. But many prominent companies nearly ended up with very different names. So, pop quiz: How knowledgeable are you about the original names -- and almost-names -- of businesses you deal with every day?

Naming a company is not easy

AOL Money has compiled an impressive feature about many companies and products that were named for family members. In researching the topic, I came...