Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

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August 1935.
January 1936.
August 1937.
April 1939.
November 1939.
1939. Factory at Brentford, Middlesex.
February 1955.

of Great West Road, Brentford, Middlesex.

1919 Founded by Alex C. Maclean.

1938 Acquired by the Beechams Pills.[1] This enabled Macleans to acquire the company that made Lucozade which needed investment so as to manufacture and market it on a national scale.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, September 8, 1938