Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Meriden Tea Co

From Graces Guide

of Mincing Lane, London

1947 A private company, incorporated this year, acting as merchants acquiring and dealing in tea allocated by the Ministry of Food.

1949 Incorporation of Typhoo Tea (Holdings) Ltd to acquire the Typhoo Tea business, Tea Buyers Ltd and Meriden Tea Co Ltd. Meriden was expected to work as dealers on behalf of the other operating companies when a free market in tea was allowed.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times Mar. 10, 1949