Can You Ace This Ultimate Food Logo Quiz?

By: J.P. Naomi

Oreos are "Milk's favorite cookie!" They were first introduced by the National Biscuit Company - known today as Nabisco - in 1912. Not long after that, the name Oreo was trademarked.

Nesquik was known as Nestle Quik from 1948 until it changed its name to Nesquik in 1999. Today, the name appears on all kinds of products, including breakfast cereals, flavored milks, candy bars and syrups.

Did you know Pillsbury specializes in both refrigerated and baking products? General Mills owns the refrigerated products while the JM Smucker Company owns the baking side of things.

McDonald's was founded in 1940 by Richard and Maurice McDonald. Did you know that their first restaurant was located in San Bernardino, California? Today there are more than 36,000 locations!

Pizza Hut was founded by Dan and Frank Carney on June 15, 1958, in Wichita, Kansas. Today there are more than 13,000 locations worldwide!

Owned by General Mills, Old El Paso was introduced to the world more than 80 years ago in 1938. Its company tagline is "Start Somewhere Fresh."

Teddy Grahams come in two distinct shapes: bears with arms up and legs closed, and bears with legs open and arms down. Teddy Grahams were traditionally honey, cinnamon, fruit punch and chocolate, but have since introduced other flavors, such as chocolate chip and birthday cake.

Dave Thomas opened the first Wendy's in Columbus, Ohio, on November 15, 1969. It is now the third-largest hamburger fast food chain behind McDonald's and Burger King.

Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869. It is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has revenues up near $8 BILLION!

Spam was first introduced in 1937 and gained popularity after its use during World War II. Its main ingredients are cooked pork and ham, and can be served hot or cold.

Bertolli was founded by Francesco Bertolli in 1865, in Tuscany, Italy. Bertolli is best known for its olive oil but now produces other products such as pasta sauces and ready meals.

One of the oldest food companies, Knorr was first introduced in Heilbronn, Germany, in 1838. It wasn't until 1912 that the first Knorr Bouillon cube was produced.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Chick-fil-A was founded in 1946. They now generate more than $8 billion in revenue. Have you been to one of their 2,200 locations around the United States?!

Jell-O was created by Pearle Wait in 1897. Did you know, he was a carpenter and a cough syrup manufacturer? After he trademarked Jell-O, he and his wife, added strawberry, raspberry, orange and lemon flavoring, all of which we still see in stores today.

Did you know Rice Krispies are known as Rice Bubbles in Australia and New Zealand? This cereal was first introduced to the world in 1927 by Kellogg's.

Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield are the people behind the names. Together they founded this ice cream, frozen yogurt and sorbet company in 1978. Their factory is located in South Burlington, Vermont.

Craving a little Chinese cuisine? Head to one of the 2,000 Panda Express locations around the world! They can be found across the United States as well as Guam, Mexico, Canada, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, Japan and Guatemala.

Del Monte has been one of the largest producers, distributors, and marketers of processed food in the United States since 1886. Its other brands includes S&W, Contadina, College Inn, Fruit Burst, Fruit Naturals, Orchard Select and SunFresh.

Activia originated in France in 1987. By 2013, it was being sold in more than 70 countries around the world. If you know the song, go ahead... let it out!

Raise your hand if you grew up eating the blue box of Kraft mac & cheese! Today they are much more - Kraft merged with Heinz in 2015 and the company is now worth $46 BILLION and offers a much wider variety of foods and brands.

Wonder Bread was first sold in the United States in 1921, and soon became one of the first breads to be sold pre-sliced. Ever heard the phrase "the greatest thing since sliced bread"? Well, guess where it came from!

Based in Houston, Texas, Uncle Ben’s rice was first marketed in 1943. It was the top-selling rice in the United States from 1950 until the 1990s.

Introduced in the United Kingdom in 1922, Wall's frozen desserts can now be found worldwide. Wall's is owned by Unilever.

Before establishing a pasta factory, Nicola De Cecco first produced flour at his stone mill in Fara San Martino, Italy. Today, De Cecco is the third-largest pasta producer in the world.

Pop Tarts are considered a toaster pastry, They were first introduced in 1964 in the United States. They can now be found in Canada, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, The Philippines, and Finland.

Harland Sanders was born on September 9, 1890. in Henryville, Indiana. Forty years later, he opened his first "Sanders Court & Cafe" - which would later be known as Kentucky Fried Chicken. Today there are more than 19,000 KFC locations around the world.

Polish Jewish entrepreneurs Reuben and Rose Mattus founded Häagen-Dazs ice cream in 1961. The ice cream, which is now known around the world, is high in butterfat and has less air than other ice creams.

Did you know cream cheese is actually easy to make at home? Nothing compares to Philadelphia. though. It has been around since 1880.

Tabasco hot sauce was founded by Edmund McIlhenny in 1868. On the heat content scale of 1 to 5, Tabasco rates a 2 - also known as "medium."

Created by the Italian Ferrero company in 1965, Nutella is now produced in many countries around the world. These include Canada, France, Turkey, Poland, Germany, Brazil, Mexico and Australia.

The original Quaker Mill Company was founded by Henry Parsons Crowell in 1877. Based in Chicago, the company is now owned by PepsiCo.

Taco Bell's first location was in Downey, California, in 1962. There are now more than 7,000 in the world, found mainly in the United States and Canada.

Weight Watchers has been around since 1963. The company currently has more than 25,000 employees in 30 countries around the world!

Quiznos was founded by Jimmy Lambatos in 1981. It is the second-largest sub shop in North America. Its competitor, Subway, takes the #1 spot.

How about this for a fun fact: Cheerios was first introduced on May 1, 1941, as CheeriOats! The name was changed, however, to Cheerios in 1945. It was nearly 30 years later that Cinnamon Nut Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios were introduced.

Krispy Kreme was founded by Vernon Rudolph on July 13, 1937. On February 24, 2015, the 1,000th shop opened in Kansas City, Kansas. Mmm... doughnuts!!

Anyone driving along U.S. Route 169 in Blue Earth, Minnesota, is in for a real treat. Why? Because there is a 55-foot fiberglass statue of the Jolly Green Giant along the road. The statue attracts more than 10,000 visitors each year.

Dairy Queen, or DQ as we often call it, is owned by International Dairy Queen, Inc. Orange Julius and Karmelkorn are subsidiaries of this company as well.

Manufactured by Hormel Foods, Skippy peanut butter was first sold in 1932. It is the best-selling peanut butter in China, and second best-selling worldwide. Know who's number one? That would be Jif.

Sun-Maid is the largest raisin and dried fruit processor in the world. It is made up of approximately 850 family farmers who grow raisin grapes within a 100-mile radius of the processing plant located in Kingsburg, California.

Little Caesars is the third-largest pizza chain in the United States, behind Pizza Hut and Domino's Pizza. It was first opened on May 8, 1959, in Garden City, Michigan, by Mike and Marian Ilitch.

"La vache qui rit" is French for The Laughing Cow. It is semi-soft cheese made by Fromageries Bel since 1865 in the Jura region of France.

Arby's was founded by Forrest and Leroy Raffel on July 23, 1964, in Boardman, Ohio. Today, its headquarters are in Sandy Springs, Georgia, from where the company monitors the business of its 3,342 locations around the world.

Did you know that Nabisco's plant in Chicago is 1,800,000-square-feet large! It is the largest bakery in the world, and employs more than 1,200 workers who produce about 320 million pounds of snack foods each year.

Ocean Spray is an agricultural cooperative of cranberry and grapefruit growers located throughout the United States, Canada and even Chile. The company was founded in 1930 and today enjoys sales of $1.2 BILLION!

The name Chipotle comes from the Nahuatl name for a smoked and dried jalapeño chili pepper. Its competitors include Qdoba Mexican Grill, Moe's Southwest Grill, Rubio's Coastal Grill, and Baja Fresh.

Burger King was first known as Insta-Burger King. Founded in Jacksonville, Florida, there are now more than 15,000 locations across the globe.

Illy was founded in 1933 by Francesco Illy. With headquarters in Trieste, Italy, the company employs more than 1,100 people and produces not only coffee, but also espresso machines.

Qdoba is known for serving burritos made in the San Francisco burrito style, as well as tacos, quesadillas, chile con queso and Mexican gumbo. The chain's current slogan is "We Live Food."

With headquarters in Boulogne-Billancourt, France, Yoplait was founded in 1965. Several countries around the world own a Yoplait franchise - for example, Yoplait in the United States is produced by General Mills.

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About This Quiz

Foodies need NOT apply! This quiz is for the good ol' regular-food-lovin' folks out there! It's time to see how well you know America's favorite foods - and we're not talking about creme fraiche. We're talking the burger under the golden arches, the snap, crackle, and pop out of the box, and the red and white can of the best tomato soup you've ever known! This food logo quiz you are about to take will leave you hungry, nostalgic and running out the door to the nearest grocery store or fast food joint!

You see, in this day and age, we are surrounded by foodies here and foodies there, organic this and gluten-free that. Don't you just want a peanut butter and jelly sandwich on two pieces of soft white bread? You know the package with the red, yellow and blue dots all over? Or how about a waffle cone with soft serve ice cream and oooh that chocolate dip covering it... you know what we're talking about! 

Now if that made your mouth water, we know you'll appreciate this quiz. We know it's the everyday brands and everyday fast food shops that have a special place in your heart. They are the foods you grew up eating and still enjoy to this day. The reliable, the simple, the ever-satisfying!

Are you ready to give this quiz a taste? Good luck!

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