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History of Dodge
By     |    Jun 7, 2013
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History of Dodge

Dodge is an American carmaker known for producing minivans and sports utility vehicles (SUVs), under the supervision of its parent company, Chrysler Group LLC, a multinational producer in a global strategic deal with Fiat, in over 60 different countries and territories all across the world. The brand was originally started its operations in 1900 as Dodge Brothers Company, with a view to supply parts and assemblies for Detroit’s rising automotive [...]

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History of Kokopelli
By     |    Mar 4, 2010
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History of Kokopelli

Many people enjoy South American Native American art and jewelry. Some examples include the elegant turquoise and coral squash blossom necklaces the Zuni craft and the Kachina dolls and intricate baskets the Hopi craft. Many of the patterns and symbols on these objects are exceptional and familiar to many collectors today. The wistful figure of the Kokopelli flute player adorns many jewelry pieces and memorabilia. The history of Kokopelli makes [...]

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History of Barbie
By     |    Oct 14, 2009
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History of Barbie

Growing up and playing with dolls, young girls often look forward to receiving a one-of-a-kind doll as a birthday or Christmas gift – the Barbie Doll. Among young girls and pre-teens, Barbie Dolls are a symbol of privilege. Aside from being fun to dress up with and to style the hair, Barbie Dolls are also great toys to share with other girls. Usually, one girl would have a set of [...]

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The History of the Enron Scandal
By     |    Oct 14, 2009
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The History of the Enron Scandal

Enron, before the scandal, was one of the world’s leading electricity, natural gas, pulp and paper, and communications companies. Respected and influential, Enron employed thousands and earned billions. Not only that, Fortune named Enron “America’s Most Innovative Company” for six consecutive years. It was also on Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work for in America” list in 2000. By the end of 2001, Enron’s golden reputation had been torn to [...]

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History of Laffy Taffy
By     |    May 11, 2009
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History of Laffy Taffy

Laffy Taffy is a candy that is one of America’s most well known brands loved by children and available in a range of fruit flavors. The candy is a modern form of taffy (or toffee) and is chewy. Laffy Taffy is packaged in a variety of formats depending on the needs of the market, smaller pieces of individually wrapped Laffy Taffy packed in a jar, or larger 1.5oz candy bars. [...]

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History of Coca Cola
By     |    Apr 5, 2009
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History of Coca Cola

Millions of people each day all around the world enjoy soft drinks such as Coca-Cola. Coca-Cola has been widely successful both in America and the world. While the story of Coca Cola starts in Atlanta Georgia more than 100 years ago, its origins and original recipe as an elixir are quite different than they are today. However, with plenty of advertising and a great business model, Coca-Cola has spread across [...]

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History of Twix Candy
By     |    Apr 3, 2009
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History of Twix Candy

The Twix candy bar is a butter cookie topped with a thick layer of caramel and the whole bar covered in dairy milk chocolate. Twix candy fingers are about four inches long, and half an inch thick, and two of these are packaged together in a single wrapper. The Twix brand is owned by Mars, Inc who are one of the largest confectionery manufacturers globally. First created by Mars Limited [...]

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History of Citigroup
By     |    Apr 3, 2009
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History of Citigroup

Citigroup, the world’s ninth largest bank by market capitalization, and largest by revenue in 2008 is a global banking giant headquartered in New York City in the United States of America. Citigroup has departments covering almost every major and minor niche within the finance sector including retail, commercial, investment, credit cards, institutional, insurance and assurance, and other financial services. Citigroup currently owns the world’s largest financial services network and operates [...]

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History of Cheerios
By     |    Apr 3, 2009
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History of Cheerios

Cheerios are a breakfast cereal made from puffed oats in a distinctive ‘O’ shape that have been popular with children and adults alike since the 1940s. The Cheerios brand is owned by General Mills, a US based cereal company and are also marketed by Nestle in the UK and as many as 130 countries where Nestle operate. Cheerios are available in a wide range of flavors and styles, and are [...]

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History of Wal-Mart
By     |    Apr 3, 2009
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History of Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart is a global discount retailer headquartered in Bentonville, a small city in Arkansas, USA. Wal-Mart is a public corporation, the largest public corporation by revenu, one of the biggest retailers in the world, and its stock is traded in several international stock exchanges. Sam’s Club and Marketside stores are operating divisions of Wal-Mart corporation, In some international markets Wal-Mart stores trade under local names, ASDA in the UK, Bompreço [...]

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