Spar started out as De Spar; an acronym for. "De Spar" also happens to mean "the fir tree" in Dutch, hence the logo depicting a fir tree.
- History - SPAR International
1940–1950, 1959-1968 (Italy)
In 1950 the name was shortened to Spar in most countries; however, Italy retained the De Spar name.
Spar's current logo was created by Raymond Loewy, using a stylized version of the fir tree motif.
- SPAR - Raymond Loewy Foundation, 2006
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