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23 famous companies that used to be called something very different

Lovemoney Logo By lovemoney staff of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 24: Budweiser has decided to change its name to ‘America’ for seven months over the summer to coincide with the US presidential elections. But the popular beer brand isn’t the only company to have radically changed its name. Here’s a list of some of the most unusual name changes behind some of the world’s largest organisations.

Starbucks, formerly Starbucks Coffee, Tea and Spice and II Giornale Coffee Company

Budweiser has decided to change its name to ‘America’ for seven months over the summer to coincide with the US presidential elections. But the popular beer brand isn’t the only company to have radically changed its name. Here’s a list of some of the most unusual name changes behind some of the world’s largest organisations.
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