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McDonald's

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art — Cookery, Food, and Drink.

(established 1948)

McDonald's, like Coca‐Cola, Marlboro, and Levi Strauss, has become a highly prominent global brand symbolically associated with notions of an American consumer...

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pop

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art — Cookery, Food, and Drink.

Pop seems first to have been used as a colloquial term for fizzy drinks at the beginning of the nineteenth century: in 1812 the poet Robert Southey writes in a letter of ‘a new...

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spruce

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — Cookery, Food, and Drink.

Wood from coniferous trees of the genus Picea, which is often used for carving or furniture construction; however as the word ‘spruce’ derives from the word ‘Prussia’ it may also ...

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Tupperware

Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink — Industrial and Commercial Art.

(1946– )

Tupperware food containers have become almost synonymous with everyday life in the kitchens of the Western industrialized world, their sales methods inspiring the...

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