Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 142,888 pages of information and 228,796 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1998 Acquired Rosenthal (of Germany) 
2004 Took full control of Doulton
2005 Closed the Dungarvon, Co Waterford factory
Headquarters are now in Co. Waterford, Eire.