World’s Top 20 slang brands – What’s yours?

McDonald's
MaccyD’s

 
Beemer
 
Amex


How many of you have ever realized that ‘Brands’ have started moving to having slang names. Here’s Marketing’s Top 20 slang brands. 

  • American Express / Amex
  • BMW / Beemer
  • Bollinger / Bolly
  • Buckfast tonic (wine) / Buckie
  • Cadillac / Caddy
  • Champagne / Champers
  • Chevrolet / Chevy
  • Facebook / Stalkbook
  • Guardian / Grauniad
  • Heineken / Heinie
  • Jack Daniels / JD
  • Kronenbourg / a pint of numbers ….
  • Marks & Spencer / Marks & Sparks
  • McDonald’s / MaccyD’s
  • NatWest / NatWorst
  • Microsoft / Billysoft
  • Primark /  Primarni
  • Rolex / Rolly
  • EasyJet / Squeezy-Jet
  • Woolworths /  Woolies

Do you agree that slang brands help in increasing retention?

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