Companies Spending More Than $15 Million, Sorted By Category

Category Company 2014 Spending
Auto General Motors Co. $190M-$195M
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. $175M-$180M
Ford Motor Co. $155M-$160M
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC $50M-$55M
American Honda Motor Co. $35M-$40M
Kia Motors America, Inc. $35M-$40M
Hyundai Motor Co. $25M-$30M
Chrysler Group LLC $25M-$30M
BMW of North America, LLC $25M-$30M
Nissan $20M-$25M
Volkswagen AG $20M-$25M
Auto — Aftermarket Bridgestone Americas, Inc. $45M-$50M
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. $30M-$35M
Lucas Oil $15M-$20M
Bank Bank of America Corp. $75M-$80M
Citigroup, Inc. $70M-$75M
J. P. Morgan Chase & Co. $60M-$65M
Capital One Financial Corp. $45M-$50M
Wells Fargo & Co. $40M-$45M
Barclays Bank PLC $30M-$35M
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. $20M-$25M
BBVA $20M-$25M
U.S. Bank $15M-$20M
Beverages PepsiCo, Inc. $355M-$360M
Anheuser-Busch InBev $300M-$305M
The Coca-Cola Co. $290M-$295M
MillerCoors LLC $115M-$120M
Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. $50M-$55M
Diageo North America, Inc. $30M-$35M
Red Bull North America, Inc. $20M-$25M
Chemicals 3M Co. $30M-$35M
Cleaning Products The Clorox Co. $15M-$20M
Credit Card Visa $50M-$55M
MasterCard Int’l, Inc. $50M-$55M
American Express Co. $50M-$55M
Financial Services / Mortgage Quicken Loans Inc. $20M-$25M
Food Mars, Inc. $40M-$45M
Nestlé USA, Inc. $30M-$35M
General Mills, Inc. $20M-$25M
The Hershey Co. $20M-$25M
Kellogg's $15M-$20M
Mondelez Int’l, Inc. $15M-$20M
Kraft Foods Group, Inc. $15M-$20M
Fuel Shell Oil Co. $40M-$45M
BP America, Inc. $30M-$35M
Exxon Mobil Corp. $25M-$30M
Sunoco, Inc. $20M-$25M
Chevron Corp. $20M-$25M
Heavy Equipment Caterpillar, Inc. $15M-$20M
Insurance Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. $70M-$75M
The Allstate Corp. $55M-$60M
State Farm Cos. $55M-$60M
Nationwide Financial Services, Inc. $40M-$45M
Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. $30M-$35M
MetLife, Inc. $25M-$30M
Zurich American Insurance Co. $20M-$25M
Mail and Shipping FedEx Corp. $95M-$100M
United Parcel Service $70M-$75M
Media Comcast Corp. $35M-$40M
SIRIUS XM Radio, Inc. $35M-$40M
Time Warner Inc. $25M-$30M
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. $15M-$20M
Online Services Go Daddy $15M-$20M
Other General Electric Co. $15M-$20M
Personal Care The Procter & Gamble Co. $85M-$90M
Unilever United States, Inc. $30M-$35M
QSR McDonald's Corp. $50M-$55M
Yum! Brands, Inc. $35M-$40M
Papa John’s Int’l, Inc. $25M-$30M
Burger King $20M-$25M
Subway Restaurants $15M-$20M
Retail Lowe's Cos. $55M-$60M
Target Corp. $50M-$55M
The Home Depot, Inc. $30M-$35M
Bass Pro, Inc. $25M-$30M
Aaron's, Inc. $20M-$25M
Menard, Inc. $15M-$20M
Macy’s, Inc. $15M-$20M
The Kroger Co. $15M-$20M
Sport Apparel Nike, Inc. $260M-$265M
Adidas North America, Inc. $135M-$140M
Under Armour, Inc. $45M-$50M
New Era $15M-$20M
Technology — Business SAP America, Inc. $40M-$45M
Oracle $30M-$35M
IBM Corp. $20M-$25M
Hewlett-Packard Co. $20M-$25M
Cisco Systems, Inc. $15M-$20M
Technology — Consumer Microsoft Corp. $80M-$85M
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. $45M-$50M
Bose Corp. $30M-$35M
Sony Corp. of America $20M-$25M
Panasonic Corp. of North America $20M-$25M
Lenovo Group Ltd. $15M-$20M
Telecom AT&T, Inc. $185M-$190M
Verizon Communications, Inc. $120M-$125M
Sprint Nextel Corp. $75M-$80M
T-Mobile $40M-$45M
Travel United Continental Holdings, Inc. $35M-$40M
Delta Air Lines, Inc. $25M-$30M
American Airlines $20M-$25M
Enterprise Holdings, Inc. $20M-$25M
Marriott Hotels $20M-$25M
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC $15M-$20M
Hilton Hotels $15M-$20M
Utilities & Power NRG Energy, Inc. $15M-$20M
Watches Rolex Watch U.S.A., Inc. $15M-$20M

 

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