Business perceptions

Has 'Made in Germany' Lost its Shine?

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In Germany, the divide between business mangers and its populace is growing.
  • Why it matters

    Why it matters

    Germany, whose economy is heavily dependent on exports, has long profited from the positive perception of the ‘Made in Germany’ brand, but the Volkswagen emissions scandal has seriously undermined it.

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    • The survey questioned consumers about their take on German companies’ commitment to the common good.
    • It found that public trust in VW has melted away, although trust in other carmakers was unmoved.
    • Wholly private companies fared worst, with Facebook, McDonald’s and Deutsche bank doing particularly badly.
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