The Consumerist Quiz: Do You Know The Stories Behind These Company Names?

(Joel Zimmer)

We’ve already told you about the origins of the names for companies like GEICO, Sprint, IKEA, and Nabisco, but we can’t just give you all the answers all the time. So to kill some time this weekend, we’re seeing how well our readers know the histories of some of the biggest names in food, retail, and air travel. [More]

The Consumerist Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Fortune 500 Companies?

The Consumerist Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Fortune 500 Companies?

While lists like the Fortune 500 are chock-full of companies and brands that are familiar to just about everyone — Walmart, Exxon, Apple, Coca-Cola, IBM — there are plenty of businesses that don’t have that same level of name recognition, even if they have thousands of employees and bring in billions of dollars. [More]