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Brooke Bond Oxo

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of Great Harwood

1968 Brooke Bond and Co acquired Liebig Extract of Meat Co which owned famous food brands such as Fray Bentos and Oxo, forming Brooke Bond Liebig

1970 Acquired Hayward-Peck and Melbray (pies and cooked meats) from Melbray Group[1]

1983 Brooke Bond Liebig was acquired by Unilever

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Apr 11, 1970