Revealed! Famous Companies and Their Less Famous Full Names

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Often full names of companies are interesting and surprising. Here is a list of 23 well-known companies with their not so known full names. This list is compiled from various sources and news, I hope you will find them interesting.

BMW – Bayerische Motoren Werke- meaning Bavarian Motor Works (Bavaria is a German state)
AT&T – American Telephone and Telegraph Company
INTEL – Integrated Electronics
IBM – International Business Machines
HTC – High Tech Computer Corporation

HCL – Hindustan Computers Limited
ESPN – Entertainment and Sports Programming Network
CNN – Cable News Network
TLC – The Learning Channel
WIPRO – Western India Products Ltd

HSBC – Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
ICICI – Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India Bank
HDFC – Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited
ING Group – International Netherlands Group
AMUL – Anand Milk Union Limited

HMV – His Master’s voice
KFC – Kentucky Fried Chicken
SAP – System Analysis and Program
BPL – British Physical Laboratories
FIAT – Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino- meaning Italian Automobile Factory of Turin

ITC – India Tobacco Company
CEAT – Cavi Elettrici e Affini Torino
MRF – Madras Rubber Factory

If you find less famous full name of any other famous company, please comment it to this post below.

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Comments

  1. APRAJITA says

    JBL- JAMES BULLOUGH LANSING
    ING – INTERNATIONAL NETHERLANDS GROUP
    HMT- HINDUSTAN MACHINE TOOLS
    HP- HEWLETT PACKARD
    P&G- THE PROCTER & GAMBLE
    GE- GENERAL ELECTRIC

  2. Aditya Baliga says

    AMD- Automated Micro Devices
    NDTV -New Delhi Television
    MDH -Maheshian Di Hatti
    WIPRO-Western India Products
    HP- Hewlett Peckkard
    L&T- Larson and Taoubro
    CAT -Caterpillar Inc
    AUDI- Auto Union Duetchland Ingolstad
    H&M – Hansel and Maurits
    LG-Lucky Goldstar

  3. Ramesh says

    VLCC Vandana Luthras Curls & Curves
    OLX On line xchange
    VAIO Visual Audio intelligent organiser
    PVR Priya Village roadshow
    MTR Mavvali tiffin rooms
    DKNY Donna Karen New York
    DOCOMO do communiction over mobile
    Vodafone Voice data fone

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