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Fictional Brands That Crossed Over to Reality

German brewer Duff Beer is involved in a trademark dispute with News Corp.'s (NWSA) Twentieth Century Fox Film about whether it can register a European Union trademark for Duff Beer, a fictional brand created for The Simpsons. Even fake brands have real business potential once they become household names. Here are some other franchises that have sprung from fiction.

 
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