How some of the Companies names are formed !

RARE Enterprise – RAkesh Jhunjunwala & REkha Jhunjhunwala
ENAM Securities – Nemish Shah & Manek Bhansali
Ess Dee Aluminuim – Sudip Dutta
Zicom Electronic Systems – The company was initially named ZeeCom since in those days Zee TV was very popular but later changed to Zicom since it resembled Zee.
Dabur – Back in 1884, when physician SK Burman started a firm to sell ayurvedic medicines, he named it Dabur,after combining Daktar (Devanagri rendition of doctor) and Burman.
Motorola – Founded in 1928, Motolrola was a pioneer in car radios.Its name was originally a combination of moto (for motor car) and ola (implying sound).
Voltas – Volkart Brothers and Tata Sons who started the company in 1954.

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One response to “How some of the Companies names are formed !

  1. See from where the following companies got its names:
    Adobe – Named for Adobe Creek, which ran behind the house of co-founder John Warnock.
    FCUK – French Connection United Kingdom.
    KPMG – from the last names of the founders of the firms which combined to form the cooperative: Piet Klijnveld, William Barclay Peat, James Marwick, and Reinhard Goerdeler.
    Pepsi – named from the digestive enzyme pepsin.
    Reebok – alternate spelling of rhebok (Pelea capreolus), an African antelope.
    Vodafone – from Voice, Data, Telefone

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