List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1913; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
AccentureInformation technology, Management Consulting Services, IT service management Accenture plc is a multinational management consulting, technology services, and outsourcing company. Its incorporated headquarters are in Dublin, Ireland since September 1, 2009. It is the ...more
AermacchiAerospace Aermacchi was an Italian aircraft manufacturer. Formerly known as Aeronautica Macchi, the company was founded in 1912 by Giulio Macchi at Varese in north-western Lombardy. With a factory located ...more
Arthur AndersenConsultant, Accounting Arthur Andersen LLP, based in Chicago, is a holding company and formerly one of the "Big Five" accounting firms among PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Ernst & ...more
Aston MartinAutomotive industry Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a British manufacturer of luxury sports cars and grand tourers. It was founded in 1913 by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford. The firm became associated with luxury ...more
Astra AB Astra AB is a former international pharmaceutical company headquartered in Södertälje, Sweden. Astra was formed in 1913 and merged with the British Zeneca Group in 1999 to form ...more
Banca Nazionale del Lavoro Banca Nazionale del Lavoro SpA is an Italian bank with headquarters in Rome that has been a subsidiary of BNP Paribas since 2006.
Belle-Vue Brewery Belle-Vue Brewery is a Brussels based brewery founded in 1913 by Philémon Vandenstock. It is now owned by Anheuser–Busch InBev. It produces Belgian lambic.
Bogatyr Access KomirMining Bogatyr Komir is the largest coal mining group in Kazakhstan. With a production of 42 million tonnes of coal in 2008, it had a share of circa 40% of the country's coal output. The company mines ...more
Canadian Automobile AssociationProfessional, Scientific, and Technical Services The Canadian Automobile Association, commonly known as CAA, is a non-profit federation, founded in 1913, of nine clubs across Canada, providing roadside assistance service, a range of auto ...more
ClaasAgriculture, Agricultural machinery Claas is an agricultural machinery manufacturer founded in 1913, based in Harsewinkel, Germany, in the state of North Rhine Westphalia. The product range includes combine harvesters, forage ...more
CloroxPolish and Other Sanitation Good Manufacturing The Clorox Company, based in Oakland, California, is an American multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with approximately 7,700 employees worldwide as of ...more
Fauske Lysverk Fauske Lysverk is a private power company that operates the power grid in Fauske, Norway with 6,000 customers and 440 kilometers of grid. The company does not have any of its own power ...more
Friesland Bank Friesland Bank is a Dutch retail bank originally focusing on the northern provinces of the Netherlands, Friesland, Groningen, Drenthe, Overijssel, and North Holland. On 2 April 2012 Friesland ...more
Fujimoto Photo Industries Co. Ltd. Fujimoto is a Japanese company that produces photographic equipment; particularly lab systems, enlargers and slide projectors. It was initially founded in 1913 to make equipment, became ...more
Heilig-MeyersRetail Heilig-Meyers was a retail furniture store chain founded in Goldsboro, North Carolina, in 1913 by two Lithuanian immigrants, H. A. Heilig and J. M. Meyers. Its corporate headquarters was in ...more
Idaho Transportation Department The Idaho Transportation Department is the State of Idaho governmental organization responsible for state transportation infrastructure. This includes ongoing operations and maintenance as well ...more
Iwanami Shoten, Publishers Iwanami Shoten, Publishers is a Japanese publishing company in Tokyo. Iwanami Shoten was founded in 1913 by Shigeo Iwanami. Its first major publication was the novel Kokoro in 1914. It is known ...more
Lance Inc.Cookies and Crackers Lance, Inc. is an American snack food company headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. They manufacture snacks such as: Captain's Wafers Toastchee Crackers Nekot cookies Gold-N-Chees crackers ...more
Maccabi Haifa Maccabi Haifa is one of the biggest sports club in Israel and a part of the Maccabi association. It runs several sports clubs and teams in Haifa which have competed in a variety of sports over ...more
Moss Adams Moss Adams LLP is one of the 15 largest public accounting firms in the United States and provides accounting, tax and consulting services to public and private middle-market enterprises in many ...more
National Safety Council The National Safety Council is a 501 nonprofit, nongovernmental public service organization promoting health and safety in the United States of America. Headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, NSC is ...more
Nevada BellTelecommunications Nevada Bell Telephone Company, originally Bell Telephone Company of Nevada, was the Bell System's telephone provider in Nevada. It only provides telephone services to 30% of the state, not ...more
Norwegian Forest Owners Association Norwegian Forest Owners Association is an association representing 43,000 owners of forest in Norway. The main functions of the organisation is to assist the members, who are mostly farmers, to ...more
Pierce Manufacturing Pierce Manufacturing is an Appleton, Wisconsin based manufacturer of custom fire and rescue apparatus and a wholly owned subsidiary of Oshkosh Corporation. Pierce was acquired by Oshkosh in ...more
PradaFashion accessory, Clothing, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing Prada S.p.A. is an Italian luxury fashion house, specializing in ready-to-wear leather and fashion accessories, shoes, luggage, perfumes, watches, etc., founded in 1913 by Mario Prada.
Quality MarketsSupermarket Quality Markets was an American supermarket chain, with stores in Western New York and northwestern Pennsylvania. It was a subsidiary of Penn Traffic, but is now a division of Tops Markets LLC.
Rootes GroupAutomotive industry The Rootes Group was a British automobile manufacturer, which was based in the Midlands and south of England. Rootes was the parent company of many well-known British marques, including Hillman, ...more
Royal LePageReal Estate Royal LePage is a Canadian real estate franchiser and owner-operator with more than 600 locations and over 15,000 Realtors in Canada. The company was founded on July 2, 1913 in Toronto, Canada ...more
Schott NYCClothing Schott NYC is an American clothing manufacturing company located in New York City. The company was founded in 1913 by brothers Irving and Jack Schott. Schott NYC was the first company to put a ...more
Stanley ConsultantsArchitectural Services, Construction Management, Engineering Stanley Consultants, Inc. is an American-based international engineering, construction, and environmental engineering services company with its headquarters in Muscatine, Iowa, U.S.A.. Stanley ...more
Steinberg'sSupermarket Steinberg's was a Canadian grocery store chain that mainly operated in the province of Quebec. In addition to its flagship supermarket chain, the company operated several subsidiaries across the ...more
Taiwan Tobacco and Liquor Corporation Taiwan Tobacco and Liquor Corporation is a state-owned manufacturer and distributor of cigarettes and alcohol in Taiwan. Its most famous product is Taiwan Beer. Other products include wine, ...more
Tombow Tombow Pencil Co.,Ltd. is a Japanese manufacturer of pens and pencils and other stationery. The company was founded in 1913 as Messrs Tombow and has since grown into an international business. ...more
Twickenham Film StudiosFilm industry Twickenham Studios is a film studio located in St Margarets, London, England used by many motion picture and television companies. It was established in 1913 by Dr. Ralph Jupp on the site of a ...more
Wells Enterprises Wells Enterprises, Inc. is an American food company and is the largest family-owned and -managed ice cream manufacturer in the United States, based in LeMars, Iowa. It is the maker of Blue Bunny ...more
Western SMT Western Scottish Motor Traction Co. Limited was a bus operator in south-west Scotland from 1929 to 1985. The company was formed in 1929 by the renaming of Scottish General Transport Co. Ltd, ...more