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What is the Real Meaning Behind the World “Scotch”?

Whenever we use clear adhesive tapes or cellulose tapes, we often use the term Scotch Tape to describe it. While it is widely accepted to use the brand name as a generic term, the trademark brand actually has an interesting origin story. What is the meaning behind the Scotch name? The word “scotch” used to …

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When Was Boxed Macaroni and Cheese Invented?

Macaroni and cheese more popularly known as mac and cheese in the US is a dish made with cooked macaroni pasta and a cheddar cheese sauce. Other components, such as breadcrumbs or meat, can be added to the recipe as well. While we are all familiar with this cheesy pasta dish, did you ever wonder …

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Why was Procter & Gamble Fined in 2011?

Three consumer goods companies colluded over fixed pricing in eight European countries, which lasted for three years. Then one of them decided to breach the agreement and confessed to authorities. Did you know that this led to fines worth millions of pounds? The big household name, Procter and Gamble, along with Unilever and Henkel, were …

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