[BUSINESS] Forbes declares Samsung the World’s 9th Most Valuable Brand
D-Bo, Nov. 8, 2013, 10:37 a.m.
Stepping up from their rank of #12 last year, Samsung Electronics has entered the top 10 on the list of the World’s most valuable brands.
It was estimated that Samsung increased their brand’s value 53% from last year, bringing it from $19.3 billion, to $29.5 billion dollars!
Joining 5 other IT companies in the top ten, Samsung now sits beside the other infamous companies such as Apple, who’s held #1 for the past 3 years,, Microsoft who comes in second, IBM at 4th, Google in 5th, and Intel at 8th. The conglomerate’s brand value also increased an amazing 136% over the past 3 years according to the magazine.