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Knitting machine manufacturer, of Kensington Church Street, London
1949 Company founded.
1950 Private company.
1957 Public company
1959 Acquired the Mulberry Company (D. H. and L. Pickard Ltd and Group Four Metals Ltd)
1960 Company was moving into metals, metal processing, light machinery and engineering, attaining a leading position in each field of operation
1961 Wholesalers and distributors of Knitmaster knitting machines.