The logotypes of different factories and enterprises are known all around the world, just like their products. We see their marks on cars, furniture, appliances, and many other objects. Have you ever thought about how industrial logos were created? What inspired the artists? How is it connected with the company, its name, and philosophy? If you still have some questions unanswered, these articles are for you. Let’s observe the most well-known industrial corporations, the history of their development, and their symbolics. We will discover what their logotypes mean, how designers created them, and how they were changed throughout the period of their existence.

3M Logo
Industrial logos
3M is a Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company in America that has become a famous multinational corporation. 3M company produces …
A&P logo
Industrial logos
For most of its history, the logo of the US news agency Associated Press has been based on the letters …
AARP logo
Industrial logos
While AARP has always used a text-based logo and a wave design, its overall look has been changing considerably throughout …
Abbott logo
Industrial logos
Abbott Laboratories is an American glorious chemical and pharmaceutical corporation. What is intersting, it is included in the Fortune 500. …
Actavis logo
Industrial logos
Actavis plc is a global, integrated specialized pharmaceutical company. It is popular in the world because its qualitative products and …
Advocare logo
Industrial logos
The American multi-level marketing company AdvoCare sells a variety of dietary supplement products. The design of the company logo, with …
Aetna logo
Industrial logos
Aetna is a health care company, located in the United States of America. It provides a quantity of health care …
Barbie Logo
Industrial logos
Among all known fashion dolls, Barbie is, definitely, the best-selling and most notable one. Inspired by a German doll, Ruth …
Bosch Logo
Industrial logos
Bosch (Robert Bosch Gmbh) is one of the world’s biggest manufacturers of automotive parts. Established in 1886, today it boasts …
BP Logo
Industrial logos
The logo of the British multinational oil and gas company BP has gone a long way from a simple black-and-white …
Browning Logo
Industrial logos
Browning Arms Company (known as Browning) is a major US manufacturer of fishing tools and firearms. The initial goal was …
Caterpillar Logo
Industrial logos
Caterpillar Inc. is an American manufacturer of mining and construction equipment. It is located in Peoria, Illinois, and it is …
Chevron Logo
Industrial logos
The company currently known under the name Chevron had several predecessors, Star Oil, Pacific Coast, and Standard among them. Chevron …
Cummins Logo
Industrial logos
Taking into consideration that Cummins was established as far back as 1919, it is only natural that its logotype has …
ExxonMobil Logo
Industrial logos
The multinational oil and gas corporation ExxonMobil has a distinctive wordmark, which was created on the basis of the logos …
GSK Logo
Industrial logos
GSK (GlaxoSmithKline) is a world-renowned pharmaceutical company from Great Britain. It is on the list of the world’s biggest pharmaceutical …
Husqvarna Logo
Industrial logos
Although the Husqvarna logo has undergone a series of modifications, it has still preserved its visual core reminding of the …
IKEA Logo
Industrial logos
One of the world’s strongest brands, IKEA was established in Sweden in 1943. The retail company specializing in ready-to-assemble furniture, …
John Deere Logo
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John Deere, a manufacturer of agricultural equipment, Illinois, the USA, has been around since 1836. It came through a series …
Makita logo
Industrial logos
Makita Corporation is a Japanese manufacturer of power tools with more than a hundred years of history. Makita logo meaning …
Michelin Logo
Industrial logos
Although theMichelin logo has been heavily modifiedseveral times, it has preserved its visual identity due to the use of the …
Mobil Logo
Industrial logos
The US oil leader Mobil has been one company with Exxon since 1999. It has had several emblems throughout its …
Panasonic Logo
Industrial logos
The earliest Panasonic logo, which was introduced in 1955, featured a mountain-like triangular shape in the middle of the wordmark. …
Pfizer Logo
Industrial logos
The earliest Pfizer logo was designed by Gene Grossman in 1987. Since then, the emblem went through a couple of …
RCA Logo
Industrial logos
  Although the RCA brand has a rather long history, its logo hasn’t been altered all that much since the …
Shell Logo
Industrial logos
Over its more than 100-year history the Shell logo has made a way from a rather true-to-life depiction of a …
Sinopec Logo
Industrial logos
Sinopec (China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation) is known globally as the largest oil refining, gas, and petrochemical conglomerate. And yet, …