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By Kathy Martin

Many manufacturers, together with Boots, Hoover and Kelloggs, have been named after their founders while others have much less noticeable origins; for example, were you aware that Velcro comes from velours and crochet, the French phrases for ‘velvet’ and ‘hook’?

This pleasing publication by means of Kathy Martin explores the tales at the back of the manufacturers, their names and their founders. Bursting with interesting evidence and interval ads, this must-read ebook will attract all people drawn to advertisements, social background, nutrition and recognized names.

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