Tesla and Mercedes-Benz Top Ranked Intimate Brands

Top 10 Most Intimate Brands According to MBLM’s Brand Intimacy 2022 Study

Disney ranked #1 for the second time since 2019 in MBLM’s Brand Intimacy 2022 Study, the largest study of brands based on emotions, now in its 12th year. The enhanced study applies MBLM’s proven Brand Intimacy model with AI to analyze more brands and data, assessing how consumers bond with the brands they use and love. For automotive brands the

  • Tesla (2)
  • Mercedes-Benz(6)
  • Porsche(12)
  • Jaguar(13)
  • Mazda(15)
  • Ford(25)
  • BMW(28)
  • Honda(38)
  • Volvo(40)
  • Toyota(44)
  • Lamborghini(64)
  • Land Rover(78)

Tesla and Apple placed second and third in the study. Three technology brands are featured in the top 10, up from two in 2021. Also, three media & entertainment brands, Disney, YouTube, and Netflix are in the top 10. Notably, Netflix now ranks eighth, up from 14th¬†place last year. Trader Joe’s represents the only retail brand, and Sega is the only game brand among the top 10. Sony, Mercedes-Benz, and Android were the remaining brands in the top 10. For the first time, the crypto and gaming industries are included in the study, with Cardano ranking 26th¬†and Bitcoin 30th. Notably, crypto outperformed traditional financial services brands.

The Brand Intimacy 2022 Study contains the most comprehensive rankings of brands based on emotion. The scale of the study included more than 600 brands and more than 1.4 billion words analyzed over 2021.

This year’s study will be released in three waves, the first being top performing brands launching today, the second, industry insights across 19 categories and the third, unique brand features and perspectives.

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