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Weston Foods

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1956. Weston's Tavern Appetisers.

1938 Company formed by Willard Garfield Weston as public company to acquire a number of bakery, biscuit and confectionery makers[1]:

as well as 6 general bakers and confectioners[2]

1939 Merger of Allied Bakeries and Weston Foods, both subsidiaries of George Weston Holdings[3].

1960 Name changed to Associated British Foods.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times Dec 09, 1938
  2. The Times Dec 14, 1938
  3. The Times, Mar 29, 1939