Companies Companies Founded in 1915

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1915; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.

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Amalgamated Sugar Company is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Amalgamated Sugar Company The Amalgamated Sugar Company is an American sugar beet-refining company run on a cooperative basis. It was founded in 1897 in Logan, Utah, and is now located in Boise, Idaho. The company ...more

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Bealls is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Retail Bealls is a United States retail corporation of over 500 stores founded in 1915 in Bradenton, Florida. Bealls consists of two chains, Bealls Department Stores and Bealls Outlet Stores, with ...more

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Black & Veatch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Black & Veatch is a global engineering, consulting, construction, and operations company specializing in infrastructure development in energy, water, telecommunications, management ...more

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BPB plc is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Manufacturing BPB plc is a British building materials business: it is the world's largest manufacturer of plasterboard. It once was a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. In 2005, the company was purchased by ...more

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El Paso County Telephone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
El Paso County Telephone Telecommunications The El Paso County Telephone Company is a small telephone company owned by Qwest Corporation, a subsidiary of CenturyLink. It was founded in 1915 as El Paso County Mutual Telephone Company. In ...more

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Eppley Hotel Company is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Hospitality The Eppley Hotel Company was located in Omaha, Nebraska. At the time of its acquisition by the Sheraton Corporation in 1956, it was the largest privately held hotel business in the United

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Avions Fairey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Avions Fairey Avions Fairey was the Belgian-based subsidiary of the British Fairey Aviation that built Fairey aircraft designs for the Belgian government.

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Gannett Fleming is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Gannett Fleming Engineering Gannett Fleming, Inc., is an American-based engineering firm specializing in international planning, design, and construction management. The company has been providing full-service, ...more

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GenCorp is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Rubber Product Manufacturing GenCorp Inc. is an American technology-based manufacturer based in Rancho Cordova, California. Established in 1915, GenCorp was formerly the General Tire and Rubber Company.

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General Tire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
The General Tire and Rubber Company is an American manufacturer of tires for motor vehicles. General Tire was founded in 1915 in Akron, Ohio, by William F. O'Neil. The company later diversified ...more

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Gorky Film Studio is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Gorky Film Studio Film Gorky Film Studio is a film studio in Moscow, Russian Federation. By the end of the Soviet Union, Gorky Film Studio had produced more than 1,000 films. Many film classics were filmed at the ...more

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Haigh's Chocolates is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Haigh's Chocolates Haigh's Chocolates is an Australian confectionery industry company selling high quality chocolate and related products to customers in South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales. The company ...more

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Institute of Administrative Ma... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Institute of Administrative Management The Institute of Administrative Management is an awarding organisation and professional body for practising and aspiring administrative and business managers. They support students and members ...more

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Jacuzzi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Jacuzzi is an Italian multinational corporation that produces whirlpool bathtubs and hot tub spas. Its first product was a bath with massaging jets. In October 2006, Apollo Management, a large ...more

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Karl Steiner Holding AG is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Project management, Construction Major contracting and property company in Switzerland

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Kettle Valley Railway is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Kettle Valley Railway The Kettle Valley Railroad was a subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway that operated in the Thompson-Okanagan region of southern British Columbia. It opened in 1915 and was abandoned in ...more

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King's Variety Store is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Retail King's Variety Store is a chain of discount stores founded in 1915 by M.H. King in Burley, Idaho. The retailer has 26 stores in Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Wyoming. A typical ...more

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Landkreditt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Landkreditt Financial Services Landkreditt is a Norwegian financial group established in 1915. The group consists of Landkreditt Bank, Landkreditt Forvaltning, Landkreditt Finans, Landkreditt Boligkreditt, Landkreditt Invest ...more

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Lime Grove Studios is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Lime Grove Studios Lime Grove Studios was originally a film studio complex built by the Gaumont Film Company in 1915, but it was later purchased by the BBC who used it for television broadcasts from 1949 to 1991. ...more

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Lundbeck is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Lundbeck H. Lundbeck A/S is a Danish international pharmaceutical company engaged in the research and development, production, marketing, and sale of drugs for the treatment of disorders in the central ...more

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Makita is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Manufacturing Makita Corporation is a manufacturer of professional and consumer power tools. Founded on March 21, 1915, it is based in Anjō, Japan, and operates factories in Brazil, Canada, China, Japan, ...more

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Maybelline is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Maybelline is an American makeup brand sold worldwide and owned by the French cosmetics company L'Oréal. Their slogan is Maybe she's born with it. Maybe it's Maybelline.

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Sanseido is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Sanseido Publishing Sanseidō Co., Ltd. is a Japanese publishing company known for publishing dictionaries and textbooks.

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SIAI-Marchetti is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
SIAI-Marchetti Aerospace SIAI-Marchetti was an Italian aircraft manufacturer.

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Smedvig is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Petroleum industry Smedvig ASA, was a Norwegian offshore oil rig company headquartered in Stavanger until it was acquired by rig newcomer SeaDrill. At time of the merger Smedvig operated two semi submersibles, one ...more

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Southdown Motor Services is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Southdown Motor Services Southdown Motor Services Ltd operates bus and coach services in East and West Sussex and parts of Hampshire, in southern England. It was formed in 1915 and had various owners throughout its ...more

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Spectris is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Spectris Spectris plc is a supplier of precision instrumentation and controls. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

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AB Stockholms Spårvägar is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
AB Stockholms Spårvägar AB Stockholms Spårvägar is a name used by two different Swedish limited companies operating public transport in Stockholm, the capital city of Sweden. The first company was founded in ...more

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Thomas Guide is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Thomas Guide Media Thomas Guide is the title of a series of paperback, spiral-bound atlases featuring detailed street maps of various large metropolitan areas in the United States, including Boise, Las Vegas, Los ...more

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Thompson Cigar is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Thompson Cigar Retail Thompson Cigar Company is a cigar and cigar accessories retailer located in Tampa, Florida. Thompson Cigar is the oldest mail order cigar company in the United States. Originally located in Key ...more

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Walkers' Nonsuch is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Walkers' Nonsuch Walkers' Nonsuch Ltd. is a manufacturer of toffee based in Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, England, UK. It was founded in 1915 by Edward Joseph Walker and his son Edward Victor Walker.

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Welch Allyn is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Welch Allyn, Inc. was founded in 1915 and is an American manufacturer of medical diagnostic devices, patient monitoring systems, and miniature precision lamps. Headquartered in Skaneateles ...more

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Yaskawa Electric Corporation is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Yaskawa Electric Corporation Robotics The Yaskawa Electric Corporation is a Japanese manufacturer of servos, motion controllers, AC motor drives, switches and industrial robots. Their Motoman robots are heavy duty industrial robots ...more

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Yokogawa Electric is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Companies Founded in 1915
Yokogawa Electric Corporation is a Japanese electrical engineering and software company, with businesses based on its measurement, control, and information technologies. It has a global ...more