Swedbank is the most popular brand in Latvia, favored by 15% of respondents, followed by local sweets producer Laima with 14% and Apple IT giant with 10%.
The Latvijas Mobilais Telefons (LMT) mobile operator, as well as Facebook, Maxima and Samsung was popular among 9% of the respondents, while 8 percent named Google, Bite mobile operator and Rimi retailer as their favorite brands.
In Lithuania, the most popular brands are Google and Facebook, favored by 17% of respondents. Maxima retail company and Gmail followed with 13% each.
In Estonia, the most popular brands include Kalev sweets producer, Google and Youtube (14%).
The survey on the most popular brands in the Baltic states was carried out from January to April, polling 1,000 respondents, aged 15 to 65, in each state. The survey included 150 brands represented in each country.
Last year, the most popular brands in the Baltic states were Google, Swedbank and Maxima.
Latvia’s Top-10 included Swedbank, Laima, Apple, Google, LMT, Lido catering company, Maxima, Rimi, Karums sweets brand and Liepkalni bakery.