International Travel

Thu, 5 Apr, 2018Danielle McCarthy

How famous brand names change country to country

If you’ve ever wandered into a supermarket overseas, one of the first things that will strike you as odd is the packaging. While some products look the same no matter where you are in the world, there are others that couldn’t be more different.

Whether it’s to make a product more palatable to a different audience, a design change borne out of necessity or simply some random choice by the marketers behind the product, there’s no shortage of variance in terms of how products are sold.

What differences are the biggest?

So you don’t have to book an around-the-world trip, we’ve done the sleuthing for you and provided our run down of 10 household brands with names that change country to country. To see all of these popular brands, scroll through the gallery above.

Were you aware of all these brand name changes?

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