Rover: 1980s cars, tins of biscuits
Dunlop also do decent affordable wellies. My winter dog walk wellies are Dunlop.
Bic - biros, razors and surf boards.
Hitachi: Trains and magic wands
Totally forgot about the wellies! Also slippers from what I remember
Shimano - bike components and fishing reels
Actually makes sense cos freehubs and reels must use a similar mechanism
Daewoo - cars, microwaves, ships
Samsung - Phones, TVs, Tablets…Washing machines.
CAT (Caterpillar) - Boots and diggers.
I forgot about the phones! Do they still make them? They were really robust if I recall.
basically all of these make sense if you think about it or look at the history of the company but I’m not going to spoil anyone’s fun, for a change
Rolls Royce - luxury cars, big fuck-off plane engines
Yeah my housemate swears by his
I don’t know if this counts but Nintendo started in the late 1800s selling playing cards.
there’s an Irish chain of pizza restaurants called Apache and for some reason they also run a hostel in Dublin