Geo H Penney and Company Limited

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Geo H Penney and Company Limited

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c. 1948 - 1963


Geo H Penney & Co Ltd floated in London in 1948 when New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Agency Co Ltd took up the majority shareholding. New Zealand Loan's export department was transferred to it in 1951. The company operated as exporters and traders in India, South Africa, USA, Australia and New Zealand. It was sold to Dalgety's in 1963.


London, India, South Africa, United States, Australia, New Zealand

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agricultural wholesaling

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