Companies Companies Founded in 1899

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1899; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.

Albion Motors is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Albion Motors Manufacturing, Automotive industry Albion Automotive of Scotstoun, Glasgow is a former Scottish automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturer, currently involved in the manufacture and supply of Automotive component systems. ...more

American Candy Company is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
American Candy Company The American Candy Company is a confectioner specializing in old-fashioned hard candies. Founded in 1899 in Selma, Alabama. The company was sold by the Gibian Family in 1989 to the Pinkerton ...more

Austro-Daimler is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Austro-Daimler Automotive industry Austro-Daimler was an Austrian automaker company, from 1899 until 1934. It was subsidiary of the German Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft.

Bank of Cyprus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Bank of Cyprus Bank, Financial Services Bank of Cyprus is a major Cypriot financial institution. In terms of market capitalisation, of 1.8 billion Euro on 15 April 2015, it is the country's biggest bank. As at June 2014, the bank held ...more

Bergdorf Goodman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Bergdorf Goodman Department store, Clothing, Retail Bergdorf Goodman is a luxury goods department store based on Fifth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan in New York City. The company was founded in 1899 by Herman Bergdorf and was later owned and ...more

BSS Industrial is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
BSS Industrial BSS Industrial is a British specialist distributor of heating, ventilation, pipeline and mechanical services equipment based in Leicester. The business was previously part of The BSS Group plc ...more

CCM Hockey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
CCM Hockey Sports equipment, Manufacturing CCM, formerly an initialism for Canada Cycle & Motor Co. Ltd., is a sporting goods brand. The brand is held by two separate entities both maintaining the CCM trademark, one manufacturing ice ...more

Century Building Society is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Century Building Society Financial Services The Century Building Society was a building society based in Edinburgh, Scotland. The Century Building Society merged with its local rival Scottish Building Society on 1 February 2013. Prior to ...more

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consoli... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated Bottled and Canned Soft Drinks and Carbonated Waters Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is the largest independent Coca-Cola bottler in the United States. It produces, markets, and distributes ...more

Copper Range Railroad is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Copper Range Railroad The Copper Range Railroad was a former U.S. Class I railroad that operated from 1899 to 1972 in the western Upper Peninsula of the state of Michigan.

Equifax is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Equifax Credit bureau, Collection Agencies Equifax Inc. is a consumer credit reporting agency in the United States, considered one of the three largest American credit agencies along with Experian and TransUnion. Founded in 1899, Equifax ...more

Fiat S.p.A. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Fiat S.p.A. Publishing, Aviation, Motor Vehicles and Passenger Car Bodies Fiat S.p.A., or Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino, was an Italian holding company whose original and core activities were in the automotive industry, and that was succeeded by Fiat Chrysler ...more

Genesee & Wyoming, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Genesee & Wyoming, Inc. Genesee & Wyoming Inc. is a short-line railroad holding company that owns or maintains interests in 120 railroads throughout five countries, and operates more than 15,500 miles of owned and ...more

Hella is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Hella Manufacturing Hella KGaA Hueck & Co. is an internationally operating German automotive part supplier with headquarters in Lippstadt, North Rhine-Westphalia. The company develops and manufactures lighting ...more

Horch is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Horch Horch was a car brand manufactured in Germany by August Horch & Cie, at the beginning of the 20th century.

Klabin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Klabin Paper, Recycling Klabin is the biggest paper producer, exporter and recycler in Brazil. It is the leading manufacturer of packaging paper and board, corrugated boxes, industrial sacks and timber in logs. It has ...more

L. F. Rothschild is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
L. F. Rothschild Financial Services L.F. Rothschild was a merchant and investment banking firm based in the United States and founded in 1899. The firm collapsed following the 1987 stock market crash.

Legg Mason, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Legg Mason, Inc. Asset Management Since its founding in 1899 as a brokerage firm in Baltimore, Maryland, Legg Mason has evolved into one of the largest asset management firms in the world, serving individual and institutional ...more

Liepājas tramvajs is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Liepājas tramvajs Liepājas tramvajs is a municipal company that operates a single tram line in Liepāja, Latvia. As of 2012 the company owns 16 Tatra KT4 trams, of which only seven are simultaneously used for ...more

Lisbon Electric Tramways Compa... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Lisbon Electric Tramways Company Transportation Lisbon Electric Tramways Company is an organization founded in 1899.

MAB Paints is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
MAB Paints M.A.B. Paints was a regional manufacturer of architectural, commercial and industrial coatings for the professional and do-it-yourself markets. Founded in 1899 in South Philadelphia by Michael ...more

Miele is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Miele Miele is a German-based manufacturer of high-end domestic appliances, commercial equipment and fitted kitchens, based in Gütersloh, Germany. Miele has always been a family-owned and -run ...more

Morrisons is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Morrisons Supermarket, Supermarket Morrisons is the fourth largest chain of supermarkets in the United Kingdom, headquartered in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. The company's legal name is Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc. ...more

Nippon Kaiji Kyokai is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Nippon Kaiji Kyokai Nippon Kaiji Kyokai is a ship classification society. It is also known by the brand name “ClassNK” or often in the industry as just “NK”. It is a not for profit society dedicated to ensuring the ...more

Officine Meccaniche is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Officine Meccaniche Officine Meccaniche or OM was an Italian car and truck manufacturing company, founded in 1918 in Milan as Societa Anonima Officine Meccaniche. It disappeared as such in 1975 subsumed into Iveco, ...more

Pressed Steel Car Company is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Pressed Steel Car Company On January 13, 1899 the Pressed Steel Car Company was incorporated in New Jersey with an authorized capitalization of $25 million, for the stated purpose of “manufacturing passenger, freight and ...more

Rogers Group is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Rogers Group The Rogers Group is a Mauritius-based conglomerate. The Group has a portfolio with interests in sectors such as aviation and tourism, logistics, financial services, distribution and industrials. ...more

Södra Cell Tofte is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Södra Cell Tofte Södra Cell Tofte is a pulp mill located in Tofte, Norway which as of July 2013 is set to be closed. The plant has been owned by Södra Skogsägarna since 2000 when it bought the ...more

Sonoco is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Sonoco Paperboard Container Manufacturing Founded in 1899, Sonoco Products Company is a United States based international provider of diversified consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging, and packaging supply chain ...more

Suntory is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Suntory Suntory Holdings Limited is a Japanese brewing and distilling company group. Established in 1899, it is one of the oldest companies in the distribution of alcoholic beverages in Japan, and makes ...more

TECO Energy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
TECO Energy Electric Services, Energy TECO Energy Inc., also known as Tampa Electric, is an S&P 500 energy-related company based in Tampa, Florida. In addition to the regulated Florida operations of Tampa Electric and Peoples ...more

The United Illuminating Compan... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
The United Illuminating Company The United Illuminating Company is an Orange, Connecticut-based regional electric distribution company established in 1899. UI is engaged in the purchase, transmission, distribution and sale of ...more

VINCI is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
VINCI Civil Engineering, Construction VINCI is a French concessions and construction company founded in 1899 as Société Générale d'Enterprises. It employs over 179,000 people and is the largest ...more

Voss Veksel- og Landmandsbank is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Voss Veksel- og Landmandsbank Voss Veksel- og Landmandsbank or Vekselbanken is a Norwegian commercial bank located in Voss, Hordaland. It is the only remaining independent commercial bank that had not merged into DnB NOR, ...more

Witte Automotive is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Witte Automotive Automotive industry Witte Automotive develops and produces locking-, handle- and hinge systems for car doors, hatches and seats. Headquartered in Germany, Witte Automotive – also known as Witte-Velbert GmbH & ...more

Woori Bank is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Companies Founded in 1899
Woori Bank Commercial bank, Finance Woori Bank is a bank headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. The bank changed its name in 2002, and includes the former Commercial Bank of Korea, Hanil Bank, and Peace Bank. It was known from 1999 ...more