Ericsson is a world-renowned Swedish telecommunications giant that deals in defence, radar, telephone and wireless technology. Headquartered in Kista, Stockholm, the company was founded in 1976 by Swedish inventor and entrepreneur Lars Magnus Ericsson. Ericsson is currently the world’s largest provider of telecommunications and wireless network equipment.
With total assets of SEK 274.9 billion as of 2012, the company employs more than 115,000 people across the globe.
DESIGN ELEMENTS, HISTORY AND EVOLUTION OF ERICSSON LOGO
Shape of the Ericsson Logo
The Ericsson logo has undergone several modifications throughout the years. Its current version was introduced in 1982. Featuring a stylized “E” made up of three “sausages”, the logo was designed by Terry Moore of Allied Designers Ltd. (AID).
Colors of the Ericsson Logo
The use of blue color in the LinkedIn logo stands for approachability, excellence, reliability and grace of the company.