At 18:12 31-07-03 +0200, Sander Pinkse wrote:
>Everybody within the entire Philips organization had the same
>business cards, conforming to a rigorous house style. The exception
>to the rule was Mr. Timmer. He used engraved business cards, with
>nothing but his name on them, and "Philips Gloeilampen Fabriek"
>(instead of Philips International or something to that effect;
>gloeilampen fabriek means "light bulb factory").
I once worked for a corner of a UK subsidiary. It was useful to be able to
spell "gloeilampen fabriek".
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