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Beaver Group

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of Liverpool

In the group were companies who made paints, protective coatings and building chemicals.

1964 Acquired Cementone[1]

1965 Acquired Vitretex

1967 Acquired Flexo Plastic Industries from Productoform Holdings; will assist in development of Flexo Plywood's interests at Chingford, particularly fibreglass products[2]

1970 Sold Flexo Plywood Industries to Venesta International[3]

By 1972 E. and F. Richardson was part of the Beaver Group[4]

1972 Scotcros sold Thomas Hinshelwood and Co to Beaver Group[5]

1977 Acquired by C. H. Industrials[6]

1993 Formed Cementone-Beaver which reversed into a listed company[7]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Dec 30, 1965
  2. The Times, Jul 17, 1967
  3. The Times Nov 21, 1970
  4. The Times, Aug 30, 1972
  5. The Times, Dec 08, 1972
  6. The Times Friday, Apr 22, 1977
  7. The Times, December 18, 1993