of London, maker of boiled sweets by hand
of Waterton, Bridgend, Glamorgan
1780 Business established
Famous for its "travel sweets"
c.1970 moved to Bridgend
1974 Won Queen's Award for Industry
By 1982 was partly owned by Beatrice Foods when it acquired Callard and Bowser, Nuttall with which it was combined.
1988 Acquired by United Biscuits when it bought Beatrice's confectionery businesses.
1993 United Biscuits sold its confectionery group to Kraft General Foods; this included Terry's, Callard and Bowser, Nuttalls, Smith Kendon, Chocometz, Aura
Sources of Information
- ↑ The Times, Apr 22, 1974
- ↑ The Times Mar 16, 1982
- ↑ The Times, August 03, 1988
- ↑ The Times Mar. 4, 1993