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31st Mar '18 5:19:23 PM Ultimatetroper
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* ''VideoGame/{{Penumbra}}'': Yort Industries has its name plastered on everything in the Shelter, from BigElectricSwitches to the cereal the staff eats, called "Mr. Yort's Tastyflakes".

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* ''VideoGame/{{Penumbra}}'': Yort Industries has its name plastered on everything in the Shelter, from BigElectricSwitches Big Electric Switches to the cereal the staff eats, called "Mr. Yort's Tastyflakes".
2nd Mar '18 11:47:32 AM MasterofGalaxies4628
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See also MegaCorp, WeSellEverything.

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See also MegaCorp, WeSellEverything.WeSellEverything, and TropeCo/TropeCo



* In the classic computer game, ''VideoGame/WhereInTheWorldIsCarmenSandiego'', You play as the sleuth for the ACME Detective Agency trying to capture the evil suspect Carmen Sandeigo.

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* In {{Parodied|Trope}} in the classic computer game, ''VideoGame/WhereInTheWorldIsCarmenSandiego'', You play as ''Franchise/CarmenSandiego'' franchise, which gives the sleuth for the ACME Detective Agency trying "ACME" label to capture the evil suspect Carmen Sandeigo.a detective agency rather than a product.
17th Feb '18 5:25:47 AM Bosco13
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* At the end of the adaptation to ''Film/BillAndTedsBogusJourney'', Demons have "ACME 666" sledge hammers for Details Nomolos and the robot Bill and Ted to break rocks with for all eternity.
10th Feb '18 9:25:14 PM Averagemoe
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* Webcomic/{{Precocious}} has Chrispco, which makes tablets, children's toys, and soft drinks.
27th Jan '18 7:38:59 AM KenMoreau
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* The Sears, Roebuck and Co. Catalog, which was your one stop shop for everything you could every possibly want (and much you didn't)... at least until around UsefulNotes/WorldWarII when demographic changes moved people away from rural areas to suburban zones. Sears even sold ''cars and houses'' via catalog. [[note]] One of the products found in an early 20th century Sears, Roebuck and Co. catalog is an actual [[http://www.acme.com/what_is_acme/ Acme anvil. [[/note]]

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* The Sears, Roebuck and Co. Catalog, which was your one stop shop for everything you could every possibly want (and much you didn't)... at least until around UsefulNotes/WorldWarII when demographic changes moved people away from rural areas to suburban zones. Sears even sold ''cars and houses'' via catalog. [[note]] One of the products found in an early 20th century Sears, Roebuck and Co. catalog is an actual [[http://www.acme.com/what_is_acme/ Acme anvil. [[/note]][[/note]]]]
30th Nov '17 9:24:06 AM canidApath
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* Generic store brands, such as Wal-mart's Great Value and Target's Up & Up, qualify as this. They sell everything under that brand from food to toiletries.
27th Nov '17 6:12:52 PM nombretomado
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* Likewise, Mitsubishi, known in the US mainly as a car manufacturer, does everything in its homeland and the rest of world. Just check the list of subdivisions on [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitsubishi their Wikipedia entry]] for a quick-and-dirty rundown. Not to mention they are ''the largest suppliers for [[KaijuDefenseForce Japan Self Defense Force]]''.

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* Likewise, Mitsubishi, known in the US mainly as a car manufacturer, does everything in its homeland and the rest of world. Just check the list of subdivisions on [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitsubishi their Wikipedia entry]] for a quick-and-dirty rundown. Not to mention they are ''the largest suppliers for [[KaijuDefenseForce [[UsefulNotes/KaijuDefenseForce Japan Self Defense Force]]''.
8th Sep '17 4:04:36 AM Sinister_Sandwich
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* Invoked with Krusty Brand products in ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', though the reason tends to be Krusty the Clown's willingness to [[MoneyDearBoy approve every license handed to him]].
** Subverted since Krusty Brand products are universally poorly-made, dangerous and in some cases, [[MayContainEvil cursed]].

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* Invoked with Krusty Brand products in ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', though the reason tends to be Krusty the Clown's willingness to [[MoneyDearBoy approve every license handed to him]].
** Subverted since
him]]. He doesn't seem to care that Krusty Brand products are universally poorly-made, dangerous and in some cases, [[MayContainEvil cursed]].
21st May '17 10:45:16 AM HighCrate
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* Roy makes use of Acme to get the robot dog he needs to defeat [=RoboCat=] in the cartoon portion of ''Film/StayTuned'', being a GenreSavvy couch potato [=TV=] addict.
20th May '17 3:49:09 PM youfeelingluckypunk27
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* The gun shop in ''Film/TheGoodTheBadAndTheUgly'' sells Acme gunpowder.
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