What do the following brands have in common?: Apple, Oracle, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, Dell, Gateway, McDonalds, Wendy’s, In-N-Out Burger, Subway, Napster, Blackberry, Ford, Dreamworks, Mrs.Fields Cookies, Famous Amos Cookies and Kroger Supermarkets.
Need more hints? add these brands: Tumblr, Whole Foods, Disney, Virgin, Chiquita, Loews Movie Theaters, MGM movie studios, Boston Chicken, Hearst, Getty (could there be a more acquisitive name?), Pixar, Jet Blue, Oglivy & Mather, Oreck, IKEA, Chun King, Jenos, Omniture and United Artists.
More?: Best Buy, CNN, TBS, Gucci, Samsonite, Puma, Christie’s & Sotheby’s auctions, Conair, Carnegie Hall, Rockefeller Foundation, Digg.com, Rolls Royce, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Vidal Sassoon, Enterprise Rent a Car, Amway, Reader’s Digest, Wrigleys and TWA.