Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,483 pages of information and 233,920 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Cadbury Schweppes Foods

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

of Bournville, Birmingham (1969), also of The Orchard Factory, Histon, Cambridge (presumably ex-Chivers and Sons factory).

1969 Company incorporated, a subsidiary of Cadbury Schweppes[1]

1970 Launched Appletree dessert product internationally. Established products included Smash instant mashed potato, and Marvel, instant milk.

1980 Cadbury Typhoo Ltd was renamed Cadbury Schweppes Foods Ltd

1985 Renamed Cadbury Schweppes Finance Ltd[2]

1986 Cadbury Schweppes sold its food and beverages division to Premier Brands

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times July 29, 1970
  2. Companies house filing