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General Accessories Co Ltd. of Barton Hill Works, Bristol 5.
1896 Business established.
"One of the oldest electrical accessory and fittings manufacturers in the country". Maker of Genacco electrical fittings; distributor of Clix fittings. New factory equipped with latest machinery.
1952 AEI's subsidiary Edison Swan Co purchased British Mechanical Productions Ltd and its subsidiary General Accessories Co Ltd, which made electrical accessories under the Clix brand and radio and television components, thereby filling a gap in AEI's range of products.