History[ edit ] InSears held a national contest to decide the name of a new brand of car tires. After over two million name submissions, "Allstate" was chosen. The trademark was adopted the next year.
History[ edit ] InSears held a national contest to decide the name of a new brand of car tires. After over two million name submissions, "Allstate" was chosen. The trademark was adopted the next year. Wood to praise the Allstate tire's contribution to Sears' retail store success.
Odell proposed to Wood, his neighbor, the idea of selling auto insurance by direct mail.
The idea appealed to Wood, and he passed the proposal to the Sears board of directors, which approved it. Rosenwald was Allstate's first board chairman, and Odell was named vice president and secretary. Roskam sold insurance at a booth in the Sears pavilion.
InAllstate opened its first permanent sales office in a Chicago Sears store. This led to the state of New York passing a law which established the financial responsibility of drivers for damage or injuries resulting from auto mishaps.
That law inspired legislation in other states, and by the mids nearly every state had some sort of financial responsibility law on its books. Arthington Street in Chicago. The building is noted for its early post-war mid-rise construction. This location was vacated when the company relocated in the post-war years.
At the end of the decade, it was used in the company's first network television advertising campaign, which featured actor Ed Reimers. Allstate began selling insurance to Canadians in Allstate Insurance Company of Canada was incorporated in Inthe company's home office was moved from Skokie to Northbrook, Illinois.
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Allstate continued to sell additional types of insurance to customers throughout the decade, including worker's compensation insurance insurety bonds ininland-marine coverage in and a business package policy in Inan Allstate car was produced, but it was a flop; it was pulled from stores by The Allstate brand was eventually limited to insurance, tires, and car batteries by the late s before becoming insurance-only in the mids.
In June Intheir website www. It also created a network of call centers. In Allstate Solutions Private Limited also called Allstate India was inaugurated in Bangalore which is a technology and operations centre to provides software development and business process outsourcing services to its US parent.
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