(Worldkings.org) Bayer AG is a German multinational pharmaceutical and life sciences company and one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Headquartered in Leverkusen, Bayer's areas of business include human and veterinary pharmaceuticals; consumer healthcare products; agricultural chemicals, seeds and biotechnology products.
(Worldkings.org) Fly-by-wire (FBW) is a system that replaces the conventional manual flight controls of an aircraft with an electronic interface.
(Worldkings.org) Today, Nestlé is the biggest food and drink company in the world, operating in 194 countries and producing everything from face cream to dog food.
(Worldkings.org) Intel Corporation is the world's largest and highest valued semiconductor chip manufacturer based on revenue, and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers (PCs).
(Worldkings.org) IBM produces and sells computer hardware, middleware and software, and provides hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
(Worldkings.org) Sony introduced U-matic - the world's first videocassette format and Walkman - world's first portable music player.
(Worldkings.org) Nike is the world's largest supplier of athletic shoes and apparel.
(Worldkings.org) 3M made $32.8 billion in total sales in 2018, and ranked number 95 in the Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. As of 2018, the company had approximately 93,500 employees, and had operations in more than 70 countries.
(Worldkings.org) NXP Semiconductors provides mixed signal and standard products based on its security, identification, automotive, networking, radio frequency, analog signal, and power management expertise.
(Worldkings.org) Airtel is credited with pioneering the business strategy of outsourcing all of its business operations except marketing, sales and finance and building the 'minutes factory' model of low cost and high volumes.