Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,194 pages of information and 233,428 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1989 Acquired Ward White
2005 Reckitt Benckiser agreed to purchase the over-the-counter drugs manufacturing business of Boots Group, "Boots Healthcare International", for £1.9 billion. The three main brands acquired were Nurofen's analgesics, Strepsils sore throat lozenges, and Clearasil anti-acne treatments.
2007 Became Alliance Boots plc