Diferenças entre edições de "Quaker Oats"

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[[Image:Quaker71.png|thumb|1971 logo by [[Saul Bass]] still seen on the company's address.]]
 
O Famoso Logo da Quaker Oats Company, Conhecido no Brasil como(velho da Quaker)foi criada em 1957 por Haddon Sundblom.
The monochromatic 1971 Quaker Oats Company Logo was created by [[Saul Bass]], a graphic designer known for his motion picture title sequences and corporate logos. The current logo was painted by [[Haddon Sundblom]] in 1957.The man on the box is [[Province of Pennsylvania]] founder, namesake and Quaker [[William Penn]].
 
A empresa não tem qualquer vínculo formal com a Sociedade Religiosa dos Amigos (Quakers). Quando a empresa estava a ser criada, Os Fundadores da Quaker Mill eram conhecidos pela sua honestidade, então em 1877. Henry Seymour ao ler um artigo em um jornal Americano sobre a Quaker percebeu que as qualidades descritas no artigo - integridade, honestidade, pureza - forneceria uma identidade necessários para o seu produto da empresa de aveia, e assim escolheu o nome para a empresa.
The company has no formal ties with the [[Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)]]. When the company was being built up, Quaker businesspeople were known for their
Alguns quakers ficam furiosos quando os associam, com a Quaker Oats, pois a empresa ficou mais conhecida do que a Sociedade de Amigos. Mais não é somente isto, O problema todo é que o grande publico acha que os quakers têm um vínculo com a empresa, pela vestimenta, como mostra o logotipo da empresa. Além disso, pode-se alegar que a empresa da utilização da designação é destoa Quaker, devido à ausência de qualquer envolvimento real com quacrismo, valores Quaker
honesty ([[Truth]] is often considered a [[Quaker testimony]]). ''[[The Straight Dope]]'' writes "According to the good folks at Quaker Oats, the Quaker Man was America's first registered trademark for a breakfast cereal, his registration taking place on September 4th, 1877. "The name was chosen when Quaker Mill partner Henry Seymour found an encyclopedia article on Quakers and decided that the qualities described -- integrity, honesty, purity -- provided an appropriate identity for his company's oat product."<ref>{{cite web
| title = The Strait Dope Mailbag - Is the guy on the Quaker Oats Box John Penn?
| first = Cecil
| last = Adams
| url = http://www.straightdope.com/mailbag/mquaker.html
| accessdate = 2007-08-15}}</ref> [[H2g2]] tells that part of the company began trading with the name Quaker Mill because of a link with Pennsylvania - 'the Quaker State', however the Mill was based in Ohio and no such link has been revealed.<ref>{{cite web
| title = BBC - h2g2 - The Religious Society of Friends - The Quakers in Britain
| url = http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/brunel/A5320702#footnote1
| accessdate = 2007-08-15 }}</ref> In the 1800s, when the company was formed, Quakers did wear clothes similar to those shown in the picture. This was because of the Quakers' [[Testimony of Simplicity]] - they did not want to show off their wealth with expensive clothing. Quakers currently do not tend to dress in that manner - they might instead avoid clothing with brand names advertised.
 
Some Quakers are uncomfortable about the company's association, as the Quaker Oats brand is, in general, better known than the Society of Friends. This leads to confusion, with many members of the public assuming that Quakers have a link with the company, or dress as shown on the company's logo. In addition, it could be argued that the company's use of the Quaker name is dishonest because of the lack of any real involvement with [[Quakerism]], or Quaker values.{{who}}
 
 
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