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October 1954.
February 1955. Dorchester.
March 1955.

of Barrowfield Works, Bridgeton, Glasgow.

1906 The company was registered on 11 October, as Carsons (1906), to acquire the business of a company of almost similar title, cocoa, chocolate and confectionery manufacturers.

1907 The name was slightly altered to the present title. [1]

1965 Cavenham Foods acquired the remaining shares that it did not already own[2]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Times, Jul 08, 1965