Companies Companies Founded in 1923

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1923; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.

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Aareal Bank is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Aareal Bank Finance, Financial Services, National Commercial Banks Aareal Bank AG is an international company listed on the MDAX index with headquarters in Wiesbaden, Germany, which traded as DePfa Deutsche Bau- und Boden Bank AG and formed part of the DePfa ...more

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ABF Freight System is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
ABF Freight System ABF Freight System, a subsidiary of ArcBest Corporation, is a freight company beginning in 1923 as a local freight hauler. The company’s infrastructure includes a network for handling regional ...more

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Nielsen Corporation is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Nielsen Corporation Marketing Research and Public Opinion Polling, Commercial Economic, Sociological The Nielsen Corporation', formerly known as ACNielsen or AC Nielsen is a global marketing research firm, with worldwide headquarters in New York City, United States. Regional headquarters for ...more

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Aero Airlines is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Aero Airlines Airline Aero Airlines was a regional airline based in Tallinn, Estonia. It operated services between three Finnish destinations as well as international flights to Tallinn. All of their flights were ...more

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Alberta Wheat Pool is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Alberta Wheat Pool Agriculture The Alberta Wheat Pool was the first of Canada's wheat farmer co-operatives in 1923.

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B. C. Moore & Sons is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
B. C. Moore & Sons Retail B.C. Moore and Sons was a department store chain founded in 1923 in North Carolina. Beauregard Crawford Moore, better known as "Croft", opened his first retail store in downtown ...more

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Barneys New York is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Barneys New York Retail Barneys New York is an American chain of luxury department stores headquartered in New York City. The chain owns flagship stores in New York City, Beverly Hills, and Chicago, all of which have ...more

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BC Tel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
BC Tel Telecommunications BC Telephone and later BC Tel was the legal operating name for the telephone company operating throughout the province of British Columbia, Canada. For most of its history, BC Tel served as one ...more

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Bear Stearns is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Bear Stearns Finance, Security Brokers, Dealers The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. was a New York based global investment bank and securities trading and brokerage firm that failed in 2008 as part of the global financial crisis and recession ...more

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Blaupunkt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Blaupunkt Manufacturing Blaupunkt GmbH is a German manufacturer of electronics equipment, noted for its home and car audio equipment. It was a 100% subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH until 1 March 2009, when its ...more

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Bodycote is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Bodycote Bodycote plc is a supplier of heat treatments, metal joining, hot isostatic pressing and coatings services. Based in Macclesfield, United Kingdom, it is listed on the London Stock Exchange and ...more

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Bralima Brewery is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Bralima Brewery Bralima is a brewing company of the Democratic Republic of the Congo with 5 breweries, founded in 1923. The brewery is owned by Heineken International.

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Brooklyn–Manhattan Transit Cor... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Brooklyn–Manhattan Transit Corporation The Brooklyn–Manhattan Transit Corporation was an urban transit holding company, based in Brooklyn, New York City, United States, and incorporated in 1923. The system was sold to the city in ...more

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Burlington Industries is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Burlington Industries Manufacturing Burlington Industries is a diversified U. S. fabric maker based in Greensboro, North Carolina. Founded in 1923, the company has operations in the United States, Mexico, and India and a global ...more

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C. R. Bard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
C. R. Bard Surgical and Medical Instruments and Apparatus C. R. Bard, Inc., now branded simply as Bard, is a manufacturer of medical equipment headquartered in Murray Hill, New Jersey, USA, and active worldwide. An S&P 500 company with ...more

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Charles H. Roe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Charles H. Roe Charles H. Roe Ltd. was a Yorkshire coachbuilding company. It was for most of its life based at Crossgates Carriage Works, in Leeds. In 1947 it was taken over by Park Royal Vehicles. Two years ...more

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Consolidated Aircraft is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Consolidated Aircraft The Consolidated Aircraft Corporation was founded in 1923 by Reuben H. Fleet in Buffalo, NY, the result of the Gallaudet Aircraft Company's liquidation and Fleet's purchase of designs from the ...more

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EADS CASA is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
EADS CASA Aviation EADS CASA was a Spanish aircraft manufacturer, previously Construcciones Aeronáuticas SA. It became the Spanish branch of EADS in 1999, and was absorbed by Airbus Military in 2009.

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Czech Airlines is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Czech Airlines Airline, Transportation CSA Czech Airlines a.s. is the national airline of the Czech Republic with its head office on the grounds of Václav Havel Airport Prague in Ruzyně, Prague. ČSA was the second airline in ...more

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Ecolab is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Ecolab Hygiene, Pest control, Public utility Ecolab, Inc., headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, is an American global provider of water, hygiene and energy technologies and services to the food, energy, healthcare, industrial and ...more

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Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishing Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. is an American company founded in 1923 by author Edgar Rice Burroughs. It is based in Tarzana, California. The company holds the rights to the literary works of ...more

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Eskom is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Eskom Energy industry Eskom is a South African electricity public utility, established in 1923 as the Electricity Supply Commission by the government of South Africa in terms of the Electricity Act. It was also known ...more

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Estwing is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Estwing Manufacturing Estwing ist ein Familienbetrieb aus Rockford, Illinois, der seit 1923 Werkzeuge anfertigt.

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Finnair is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Finnair Airline Finnair Plc is the flag carrier and largest airline of Finland, with its headquarters in Vantaa and its main hub at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. Finnair and its subsidiaries dominate both domestic ...more

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Fuji Electric is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Fuji Electric Relay and Industrial Control Manufacturing Fuji Electric Co., Ltd., operating under the brand name FE, is a Japanese electrical equipment company, manufacturing pressure transmitters, flowmeters, gas analyzers, controllers, inverters, ...more

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Giant Food Stores, LLC is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Giant Food Stores, LLC Supermarket, Retail Giant Food Stores, LLC is an American supermarket chain that operates stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia under the names of Giant and Martin's. Giant is a subsidiary of ...more

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Herman Miller is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Herman Miller Furniture, Manufacturing Herman Miller, Inc., based in Zeeland, Michigan, is a major American manufacturer of office furniture, equipment and home furnishings. It is notable as one of the first companies to produce ...more

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Hugo Boss is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Hugo Boss Fashion accessory, Clothing Hugo Boss AG is a German luxury fashion and style house based in Metzingen, Germany. It is named after its founder Hugo Boss.

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Hussey's General Store is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Hussey's General Store Hussey's General Store claims to be the largest general store in the state of Maine. It was founded in 1923 and moved to its present location in 1954. The slogan for "Hussey's General ...more

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Ikarbus is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Ikarbus Manufacturing Ikarbus a.d. is a Serbian bus manufacturer based in the Belgrade urban municipality of Zemun. The company was originally established as an aircraft manufacturer in 1923, under the name Ikarus – ...more

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International Composer's Guild is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Companies Founded in 1923

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Kenworth is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Kenworth Manufacturing Kenworth is an American manufacturer of medium and heavy-duty Class 8 trucks based in Kirkland, Washington, United States, a suburb of Seattle, Washington. It is a subsidiary of Paccar, and is ...more

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Kraš is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Kraš Kraš is a Croatian food company based in Zagreb, specializing in confectionery products. In 2012, Kraš was, after Podravka, the second largest Croatian exporter of food.

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League of Composers is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
League of Composers Music industry The League of Composers/International Society for Contemporary Music is a society whose stated mission is "to produce the highest quality performances of new music, to champion American ...more

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Littlewoods is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Littlewoods Mail order Littlewoods was a retail and football betting company founded in Liverpool, Merseyside, England by John Moores in 1923. It grew to become the largest private company in Europe by the 1980s but ...more

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Loewe AG is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Loewe AG Consumer electronics, Electronics industry Loewe Technologies GmbH is the parent company of the German Loewe group. The Loewe group develops, manufactures and sells a wide variety of electronic, electrical and mechanical products and ...more

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Manitoba Liquor Control Commis... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Manitoba Liquor Control Commission Retail The Manitoba Liquor Control Commission is a Crown Agency mandated with regulating, distributing and selling beverage alcohol in the Canadian province of Manitoba.

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Mayfield Dairy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Mayfield Dairy Mayfield Dairy Farms is a United States dairy products company, with its headquarters in Athens, Tennessee and additional production plants in Birmingham, Alabama, and Braselton, Georgia. Since ...more

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Nord-Trøndelag Elektrisitetsve... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Nord-Trøndelag Elektrisitetsverk Hydroelectric Power Generation Nord-Trøndelag Elektrisitetsverk or NTE is a power company serving Nord-Trøndelag in Norway and owned by Nord-Trøndelag county municipality. NTE is one of the largest ...more

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Novo Nordisk is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Novo Nordisk Health Care Novo Nordisk is a Danish multinational pharmaceutical company headquartered in Bagsvaerd, Denmark, with production facilities in seven countries, and affiliates or offices in 75 countries. Novo ...more

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Novozymes is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Novozymes Biotechnology Novozymes is a global biotechnology company headquartered in Bagsværd outside of Copenhagen, Denmark employing approximately 6,500 people by the end of 2014. The company has operations in ...more

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Austrian Federal Railways is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Austrian Federal Railways Transportation The Austrian Federal Railways is the national railway system of Austria, and the administrator of Liechtenstein's railways. The ÖBB group is owned entirely by the Republic of Austria and is ...more

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Peerless Pump Company is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Peerless Pump Company

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Rexam is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Rexam Manufacturing Rexam PLC is a British multinational consumer packaging company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is a leading manufacturer of beverage cans in the world. It has 55 plants in over 20 ...more

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Rowan Companies, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Rowan Companies, Inc. Drilling Oil and Gas Wells Rowan Companies plc, founded in 1923 and based in Houston, Texas, is an American S&P 400 company which provides contract oil well drilling services and rigs. Rowan Companies is located at ...more

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Ruf Automobile is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Ruf Automobile Automotive industry Ruf Automobile GmbH is a German car manufacturer. Ruf vehicles are derived from unmarked Porsche chassis, specifically known as a Body in white. Through these fundamental platforms, RUF design ...more

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Saluc is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Saluc Sports equipment Saluc S.A. is a Belgian speciality manufacturing company. Founded in 1923, they are best known for their Aramith brand billiard, pool and snooker balls, and are the manufacturer under license of ...more

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San Francisco Opera is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
San Francisco Opera San Francisco Opera is an American opera company, based in San Francisco, California. It was founded in 1923 by Gaetano Merola and is the second largest opera company in North America. The ...more

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Sikorsky Aircraft is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Sikorsky Aircraft Aviation The Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation is an American aircraft manufacturer based in Stratford, Connecticut. It was established by Igor Sikorsky in 1925. Its parent company is United Technologies ...more

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Simplot is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Companies Founded in 1923
Simplot The J. R. Simplot Company, commonly referred to as Simplot, was founded in 1929 by 14-year-old John Richard Simplot near the small agricultural community of Declo in south central Idaho. The ...more