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Formed 5 main trading subsidiaries:
1972 Acquired Jeyes Sanitary Compounds Co
1985 Cadbury Schweppes planned to sell its Jeyes consumer, industrial and aerosol packaging businesses in 3 management buyouts expected to raise £19 million, in order to reduce the spread of business interests
1986 The Jeyes consumer company was bought out by its management. The industrial division, Jeyes Hygiene, provided cleaning services and machines to offices, hospitals and hotels. The third business was Aerosol International 
1986 Sold the beverages and foods division to Premier Brands
2008 Cadbury Schweppes was split into Cadbury plc and Schweppes which was acquired by the Dr Pepper Snapple Group of USA.