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Huntley & Palmers Timeline
1919 to 1974

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Peek Frean Christmas catalogue, 1923
Peek Frean Christmas catalogue, 1923

1921
H&P forms Associated Biscuit Manufacturers Ltd with Peek Frean of London

1923
Huntley & Palmers opens a new factory at La Courneuve, near Paris
 
Prince of Wales visit, 1926
Prince of Wales visit, 1926

1924-5
The company exhibits at the British Empire Exhibition at Wembley, in London

1926
Edward, Prince of Wales, visits the H&P factory in Reading
 
New offices built in 1936
New offices built in 1936
1937
A new office building opens in Kings Road, Reading

1939-45
H&P makes army biscuits during World War II

1955
A new branch factory opens at Huyton, Liverpool
 
Jacob's Cream Cracker Tin, about 1981
Jacob's Cream Cracker Tin, about 1981
1960
W. R. Jacob of Liverpool joins Associated Biscuit Manufacturers Ltd

1969
Biscuit production of Huntley & Palmers, Peek Frean and Jacobs reorganised as Associated Biscuits Ltd
 
 
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