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None of these is a Gummi Bear. You still have much to learn, Putzi.

GmbH is the officially approved abbreviation for Gummibeh (Eng: Gummi Bear). While "Bär" is the standard German word for "bear", the word was coined by German immigrants who had returned from New Jersey in the United States.

When you see this at the end of a German company's name, it means that its headquarters has a jar of Gummi Bears on its front desk at all times. A handful is always available for the asking.