Weird Business Tidbits

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The following was retrieved from buzzfeed.com

  • Everything you say to Siri is sent to Apple, analyzed, and stored.
  • Ben & Jerry’s is owned byUnilever.
  • Wal-Mart averages a profit of $1.8 million everyhour.
  • “Yahoo” is anacronym for “Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle.”
  • Starbucks’ round tableswere created specifically so customers would feel less alone.
  • One in 10 Europeans areconceived in an Ikea bed.
  • The iPad 2 wouldcost $1,140 if it were made in America.
  • Cereal is thesecond-largest advertiser on television today, behind automobiles.
  • Google wasoriginally called BackRub.
  • S. corporations are reportedly hiding $1.6 trillion in profitsoffshore.
  • The most productive day of the workweek isTuesday.

 

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