Hellermann Electric of Goodtric Works, Purley Way, Croydon.
1938 Hellermann Electric was formed at Croydon by agreement with Paul Hellermann and Jack Bowthorpe as a UK manufacturer of identification and insulation sleeves; initially importing rubber tubing from Europe, with a UK source at W. Warnes Ltd. of Barking. It was a subsidiary of Goodliffe Electric Supplies.
1939 Advertisement for staff.
1939 To avoid the threat of bombing, the company moved from its original site at Croydon to a larger site in Oxford
1948 Factory moved to Crawley
later became the Hellermann Tyton Group
Sources of Information
- Croydon Advertiser and East Surrey Reporter - Friday 14 July 1939