Wholesale glass supplier, of London
1884 Business established
1890 Was one of the English glass bottle manufacturers who agreed to make a new type of seal bottle using the system of the Bottle Seal Co
1909 Agents for a patented process which was licenced to Chance Brothers and Co but they found the process unsuitable for the working conditions
1933 Handled the launch of a range of tableware introduced by United Glass Bottle Manufacturers who did not want to set up their own sales force to promote it
1962 Johnsen and Jorgensen bought a substantial stake in Clayton Mayers and Co.
1968 Clayton Mayers and Co became a wholly-owned subsidiary; Johnsen and Jorgensen were also sole distributors of the products of Ravenhead Glass.
1987 Waddingtons made an agreed take-over bid for Johnsen and Jorgesen Packaging, whose shares were quoted on the USM. The company made a range of packaging, including child-proof closures
Sources of Information
- ↑ The Times, Aug 08, 1890
- ↑ The Times Jan 01, 1910
- ↑ The Times Mar 17, 1933
- ↑ The Times, Jan 22, 1968
- ↑ The Times April 25, 1987