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Flex Fasteners

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of Dinas, Rhondda, Glamorgan.

London Office: 137 Regent Street, W1.

1938 Private company.

1947 British Industries Fair Advert for "Swift" - 'the most reliable (zip) slide fastener'. (Fancy Goods Section - Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand No. F.1869) [1]

1961 Manufacturers of zipp fasteners. 600 employees. [2]

1989 Factory demolished. [3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1947 British Industries Fair Advert 201; and p104
  2. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  3. [1] Rhondda Cynon Taf Library Service: Digital Archive