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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.

1953 British Industries Fair: Companies K

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Note: This is a sub-section of the 1953 British Industries Fair

Held 27th April - 8th May at Olympia and Earl's Court

Companies - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

  • K-D Homes (London), Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.17 6, Chandos Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Langham 5737. Cables : “ Residences, London,”—Manufacturers, Designers and Consultants. A System Of Packaged Buildings For Homes, Schools, Hospitals, Barracks, Stores, Etc. One House Or A Complete Town Supplied. All Countries.
  • Kardonia, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.68 491-493, Liverpool Road, London, N.7. Teleph. : North 4641.—Publishers Of Universal Type Greeting Cards For Every Occasion. Also Game Cards.
  • Kay and Lee, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.405 17, High Street, Manchester, 4. Teleph. : Manchester, Deansgate 5167. Cables : “ Kayles, Manchester.” London Office : 168, Regent Street, W.L. —Manufacturers Of “ Kaylo ” Clothing For Men, Youths, Boys. Ready-To- Wear Overcoats, Suits, Jackets, Blazers, Trousers and Shorts. Patentees Of “ Gripu ” Trousers.
  • Kaye Brown, Ltd. Kings Mui, Huddersfield. “ Kayso, Huddersfield.”—Producers Of Bedspreads, Table Covers,' Dress Fabrics, “ Royatex Separates, Men’s Shirts.
  • Kaye's Rotaprint Agency, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.3s Rotaprint House, Honeypot Lane, Queensbury, N.W.9. Teleph. : Colindale 8822. Cables : “ Rotaprint, Norphone, London.”—Manufacturers Of Rotaprint Office Offset Lithographic Printing and Duplicating Machines, Fitted With Patented Rotafount Damping System and All Materials and Accessories For Use With Them.
  • Kaylee Transfers, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.70 West End Mills, Long Eaton, Nottingham. Teleph. : Long Eaton 692. Cables : “ Kaylee Transfers, Long Eaton.”—Manufacturers Of Transfers Of All Types For Most Industries, Also For National Advertisers.
  • Kaylene, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.35 Waterloo Road, Cricklewood, London, N.W,2. Teleph.: Gladstone 1071-2-3. Cables : “ Kayloidol, London.”—Manufacturers Of Analytical Reagents, Research Chemicals, Organic Reagents, Fine Chemicals, Electroplating and Industrial Chemicals, Intermediates, Pharmaceutical Chemicals, Antacids, Adsorbents, Antipyretics, Camphor Derivatives, Lithium Salts, General Pharmaceuticals.
  • Kaymet Co., The Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.88 41, Kennington Lane, London, S.E.Ll. Teleph. : Reliance 3121. Cables : “ Kaymet, Lamb, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Kaymet ” Range Of Anodised Fancy Goods, Consisting Of Trays, Bowls, Vases, Dishes, Troueys, Cocktail Sets, In Range Of Permanent Colours Of High Lustre Finish. See Advt. Page 80
  • Kego Electric Co, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.25 Mount Pleasant, Wembley, Middlesex. Teleph. : Wembley 2955-6-7. Cables : “ Kego, Wembley.”—Manufacturers Of Electric Lifting Fittings In Wood, Chrome, Satin, Polished Or Antique Brass and Satin Nickel. Industrial Fittings, Table and Bedside Lamps, Floor Standards and Larhpshades.
  • Keith Prowse and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand V.6 and Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand A.29 159, New Bond Street, London, W.L. Teleph.: Regent 6000. Cables : “ Stalls, London.”—Seats For All Theatres and Entertainments May Be Reserved At These Bureaux. Branches and Agencies Throughout The Country. Paris, New York, Johannesburg, Sydney, Jamaica. See Advt. Page 13
  • Kelly's Directories, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand A.15 186, Strand, London, W.C.2. Telephone: Temple Bar 3464. Cables: “ Directory, Estrand,-London.”—Publishers Of Kelly’s Directory Of Merchants, Manufacturers and Shippers, Standard Work Of Reference For British Trade. Special Export Sections For British Manufacturers and Usual Trade Classifications. See Advt. Page 14
  • Kent Nail Works, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.32 Beacon Works, Hargrave Road, Maidenhead, Berks. Teleph.: Maidenhead 2271-4. Cables : “ Grambon, Maidenhead.”—Manufacturers Of Drawing Pins, Electro Brassed and Plastic Capped Paper Clips. Headed Furniture and Upholstery Naus, Perambulator Nails, Coffin Nails, Furniture Glides, . Panel Pins..
  • Keystone Knitting Mills (1928), Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.703 and R.802 Aj Teleph.: Elstree 1633. Cables : “ Kestonit, London.”— Manufacturers Of Keystone Fine Gauge Stockings In Nylon, Pure Silk, Rayon, Cotton and Mixtures ; Keystone Underwear and Lingerie.
  • Kia-Ora, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand S.16 4, Connaught Place, London, W.2. Teleph. : Ambassador 1212. Cables : “ Kia-Ora, London.”—Manufacturers Of Orange Squash, Lemon Squash, Grape Fruit Squash, Lime Juice Cordial, Lemon Barley Water, Children’s Orange Squash (Specially Fortified With Vitamin “ C ”).
  • Kigu, Ltd. Olympia, First Floor, Stand M.30 Waldo Works, Waldo Road, London, N.W.Io. Teleph. : Ladbroke 1042-3^. Cables : “ Kigu, London.”—Manufacturers Of Fancy Metal and Sterling Silver Powder Compacts, Vanity Cases, Flapjacks, Combs In Fancy Metal Cases, Make-Up Mirrors. Novelties. Wire Fittings For Hair Slides. See Advt. Pages 84 and 85
  • Kilspindie of Scotland Earls Court. Ground Floor, Stand R.607 Haddington, Scotland. Teleph.: Haddington 68. Showrooms : 12a, Golden Square, London, W.L. Teleph.; Gerrard 6254. Cables: “ Kilspindie, Piccy, London.”—Manufacturers Of Knitted Outerwear and Hosiery Tor Men and Boys, In Plain, Jacquard and Hand Frame Designs.
  • Kimberlin, Brown and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.803 and R.901 Kay Bee House, Charles Street, Leicester. Teleph. : Leicester 65721. Cables: “ Kay Bee, Leicester.” London Offices : 20, Woodstock Street, W.L. Export: Oxford Circus House, Oxford Circus, W.L.—Manufacturers Of Dresses, Suits, Woven and Jersey. Also Pullovers, Cardigans, “ Tops.”
  • Kingsbury Components, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.3 Oxford Avenue, Trading Estate, Slough, Bucks. Teleph.: Slough • Cables: “ Kaycee, Slough.”—Manufacturers Of Pak-Pnnt Markmg Equipment For Manual/Automatic Marking Of Drums, Sacks, Metal Bnwis. Components. Letters, Typestrips Available. Surestart Automatic Gm Tion Apparatus For Petrol Driven Vehicles.
  • Kinki-Bee Characters Olympia, Ist L'ioor Stand Hl100 Kinki-Bee House, Allen Edwards Road, S.W 8. Teleph.; ^^^Aiday 5431. —Manufacturers and Producers Of Unusual Gifts, Novelties, Creat . Artists and Craftsmen. Coronation Souvenirs. New Range Ot Character Bottle Pourers, Statuettes, A.P.F. Novelties, Each One A Creation.
  • O. and M. Kleemann, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.85 West Halkin House, West Halkin Street, Belgrave Square, London, S.W.I. Teleph. : Sloane 0866. Cables : “ Kleemabro, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Kabroloid ” Cellulose Acetate Moulding Powder. “ Kleestron ” Polystrene Moulding Powder. Toys, Sunglasses, Combs, Fancy Goods, Toilet Goods, Household Goo^. See Advt. Page 48
  • Klynton Hosiery Co, Ltd., The Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.805 and R.915 Forest Road, Leicester. Teleph. : Leicester 22203. Cables : “ Klynton, Leicester.”—Manufacturers Of “ Peek-A-Boo ” and “ Radium ” Knitted and Woven Underwear, Outerwear, Swimwear, Pram Rugs, Dressing Gowns, Socks, Ankle Sox, F-Hose, For Men, Women and Children. Sportswear Specialists.
  • Knight, Lewis, Ltd. and London Rubber Co., Limited Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.22 8, Chingford Mount Road, E.4. Teleph.: Larkswood 2241.—Manufacturers Of “ Aerial ” Toy Balloons, Also Housewear Rubber Gloves, Feeding Bottle Teats and Valves and Soothers. Ixwis Knight Limited : All Home Trade. London Rubber Co. : Export.
  • Knowles Kaye and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.330 Kings Mill, Huddersfield. Teleph.: Huddersfield 7530-1. Cables :“Swando Huddersfield.”—Manufacturers Of “ Swando ” Infants’ Pram Rugs, Cot Blankets, Sleeping Bags, Dressing Gowns. “ Swando ” Blankets and Fringed Travel Rugs. Attractive Range Of Shades and Designs Including Tartans.
  • J. Kohnstam, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.72 393, City Road, Islington, London, E.C.L. Teleph.: Terminus 2571. Cables : “ Omokotoys, Barb, London.”—Manufacturers Of Die-Cast Toys, Puppets and General Range Of “ Moko ” Novelties In Toys.
  • Kris Cruisers (Llghtoller, Gillespie and Co, Ltd.) Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.9g Riverside Yard, Railshead Road, Isleworth, Middlesex. Teleph. : Hounslow 0112 and Popesgrove 5062.—Cables: Kris Cruisers, Isleworth.”—-Manufacturers Of Cabin Cruisers, Pleasure Launches, Pram, Outboard Rowing and Inboard Motor Dinghies, Pram and Stem Sailing Dinghies.- Spars, Oars, Paddles. Dinghy Back Rests ; Also Commercial Craft.

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