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1966 Formation of the Dickinson Robinson Group Ltd (DRG), to form one of the largest Stationery and Packaging companies in the world.
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1966 [[John Dickinson and Co|John Dickinson]] merged with [[E. S. and A. Robinson]] to form  Dickinson Robinson Group Ltd (DRG), one of the largest Stationery and Packaging companies in the world.
 
   
 
   
 
1974-1979 '''DRG''' acquired Papeteries de La Couronne, [[J. Arthur Dixon]], Royal Sovereign and [[John Heath]].
 
1974-1979 '''DRG''' acquired Papeteries de La Couronne, [[J. Arthur Dixon]], Royal Sovereign and [[John Heath]].

Revision as of 08:49, 5 June 2020

1966 John Dickinson merged with E. S. and A. Robinson to form Dickinson Robinson Group Ltd (DRG), one of the largest Stationery and Packaging companies in the world.

1974-1979 DRG acquired Papeteries de La Couronne, J. Arthur Dixon, Royal Sovereign and John Heath.

1989 Pembridge Investments acquired DRG Packaging

1992 Bowater acquired DRG Packaging from Pembridge[1]

2008 John Dickinson and Co is now a subsidiary of D. S. Smith plc.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, March 03, 1992