Companies Companies Founded in 1929

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1929; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.

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Acme Boots is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
The Acme Shoe Company is a manufacturer of western footwear.

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Adams Express Company is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Adams Express Company Investment Adams Express Company is a publicly traded diversified equity fund. It was founded in 1854 and traces its roots to 19th-century freight and cargo transport business. The Adams Express Building ...more

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Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Steelmaking, Pumps and Pumping Equipment Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation is a specialty steel manufacturer headquartered in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is one of several companies to bear the Ampco name, and it should not be ...more

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Andronico's is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Retail Andronico's Community Markets, known locally as "Andronico's", is a supermarket chain based primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area. Its first store was founded in 1929 on Berkeley's ...more

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Blue Cross Blue Shield Associa... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Health insurance The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association is a federation of 37 separate United States health insurance organizations and companies, providing health insurance to over 100 million Americans. Blue ...more

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Borgward is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Automotive industry Borgward was a German automobile manufacturer founded by Carl F. W. Borgward. The company was based in Bremen. The Borgward group eventually produced four brands of cars: Borgward, Hansa, ...more

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Buehler Food Markets Inc. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Buehler Food Markets Inc. Buehler's Fresh Foods, also known as Buehler's, is a grocery store chain founded in 1929 in New Philadelphia, Ohio, US, by Ed and Helen Buehler. In 1932, Buehler's opened its second location in ...more

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Cannes-Mandelieu Space Center is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Aerospace The Cannes Mandelieu Space Center is an industrial plant dedicated to spacecraft manufacturing, located in both the towns of Cannes and Mandelieu in France. After a long history in aircraft ...more

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Carvel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Ice cream Carvel is an ice cream franchise owned by Focus Brands. Carvel is best known for their soft serve ice cream and ice cream cakes, which feature a layer of distinctive 'crunchies'. It also sells a ...more

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Casablanca Stock Exchange is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Casablanca Stock Exchange Finance The Casablanca Stock Exchange is a stock exchange in Casablanca, Morocco. The Casablanca Stock Exchange, which achieves one of the best performances in the region of the Middle East and North ...more

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Hanson Cement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Hanson Cement Hanson Cement is a cement production company located in the United Kingdom. It was called Castle Cement until it was rebranded in 2009. The company is now owned by HeidelbergCement. The company ...more

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Chow Tai Fook Enterprises is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Chow Tai Fook Enterprises Conglomerate Chow Tai Fook Enterprises Ltd. is a diversified, Hong Kong-based company engaged in the property development, hotel, casino, transportation, jewelry, port and telecommunications businesses. It ...more

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Christie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Christie The Christie group of companies manufactures DLP projectors and various digital cinema devices, and offers a selection of LCD projectors, line-array audio solutions, and collaboration and ...more

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Cubana de Aviación is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Cubana de Aviación S.A., commonly known as Cubana, is a national airline based in Cuba, as well as the country's largest airline. It was founded in October 1929, becoming one of the ...more

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Macy's Inc. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Department store, Retail Macy's, Inc., originally Federated Department Stores, Inc. or R.H. Macy and Company, Inc. is an American multinational holding company headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. It is the owner of ...more

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Ferrari S.p.A. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Motor Vehicles and Passenger Car Bodies, Automotive industry Ferrari S.p.A. is an Italian luxury sports car manufacturer based in Maranello. Founded by Enzo Ferrari in 1929, as Scuderia Ferrari, the company sponsored drivers and manufactured race cars ...more

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Garoto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Garoto Food processing, Nonchocolate Confectionery Manufacturing, Candy and Other Confectionery Products Chocolates Garoto S.A. is a Brazilian chocolate manufacturer. Its headquarters are located in Vila Velha, Espírito Santo. The company was founded in 1929 by German immigrant Heinrich ...more

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GAZ is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Automotive industry GAZ or Gorkovsky Avtomobilny Zavod, translated as Gorky Automobile Plant, started in 1932 as NAZ, a cooperative enterprise between Ford and the Soviet Union, as a result of a Five year plan. GAZ ...more

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Golden Gate Bridge, Highway an... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District is a special-purpose district that owns and operates three regional transportation assets in the San Francisco Bay Area: Golden Gate ...more

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Grumman Aircraft Corporation is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Grumman Aircraft Corporation The Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation, later Grumman Aerospace Corporation, was a leading 20th century U.S. producer of military and civilian aircraft. Founded on December 6, 1929, by ...more

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Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Airline, Air Transportation, Scheduled Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is the largest airline in Hawai'i. It is the 8th largest commercial airline in the US, and is based in Honolulu, Hawai'i. The airline operates its main hub at Honolulu ...more

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Heinen's Fine Foods is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Heinen's Fine Foods Supermarket Heinens, Inc. is a family-owned and operated regional supermarket chain in Northeast Ohio and in the Chicago Metropolitan Area. Heinen's was founded in 1929 in Cleveland, Ohio when Joe Heinen ...more

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Home Federal Bank is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Financial Services Home Federal Bank is a financial services company, headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. It operates 27 branch locations in 9 communities throughout eastern South Dakota and 1 community in ...more

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Intourist is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Intourist Intourist is a Russian travel agency. Before privatisation in 1992, Intourist was the official state travel agency of the Soviet Union. It was founded in 1929 by Joseph Stalin and was staffed by ...more

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Ipsen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Pharmaceutical industry Ipsen is a French pharmaceutical company headquartered in Paris, France. It primarily develops and markets medications used in oncology, endocrinology and the treatment of neuromuscular ...more

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Isokon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Isokon The London-based Isokon firm was founded in 1929 to design and construct modernist houses and flats, and subsequently furniture and fittings for them. Originally called Wells Coates and ...more

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Jacobs Aircraft Engine Company is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Jacobs Aircraft Engine Company The Jacobs Aircraft Engine Company was formed in 1929 in Philadelphia. Later the company moved to Pottstown, Pennsylvania after purchasing the machine workshop of the Light Manufacturing and ...more

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Jebsens is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Jebsens Kristian Jebsens Rederi usually known as Jebsens was a short sea liner shipping company founded in 1929. Operations were ceased i 1993 when the company merged its operations with Paal Wilson ...more

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Kamov is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Kamov Aerospace Kamov is a Russian rotorcraft manufacturing company, founded by Nikolai Ilyich Kamov, who started building his first rotary-winged aircraft in 1929, together with N. K. Skrzhinskii. Up to the ...more

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Kerr-McGee is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Kerr-McGee Petroleum industry The Kerr-McGee Corporation, founded in 1929, was an Oklahoma energy company involved in oil exploration, production of crude oil, natural gas, perchlorate, and uranium mining and milling in the ...more

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KWH Group is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
KWH Group Conglomerate KWH Group is one of Finland's leading companies in abrasives, logistics and plastics services. It is headquartered in Vaasa, Finland. From a modest start in the timber industry, by 1939 it was ...more

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LAN Airlines is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Airline LAN Airlines S.A. is a group of South American Airlines based in Santiago, Chile, and part of LATAM Airlines Group, Latin America's largest Airline holding company. LATAM was formed by the ...more

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LAN Cargo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
LAN Cargo LAN Cargo S.A. is a cargo airline based in Santiago, Chile. It is the cargo subsidiary of LAN Airlines operating cargo flights in South America and North America. Its main base is Miami ...more

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LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LLP was an international law firm of about 700 attorneys headquartered in New York City. The firm had specialities in energy, public utilities, and insurance. ...more

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Metro Cammell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Metro Cammell The Metropolitan Cammell Carriage and Wagon Company was a Birmingham, England based manufacturer of railway carriages and wagons, based in Saltley and subsequently Washwood Heath. It has made ...more

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Mooney Aviation Company is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Mooney Aviation Company General aviation The Mooney Aviation Company, Inc. is a Chinese-owned manufacturer of single-engined general aviation aircraft based in Kerrville, Texas, United States. The company has gone bankrupt and changed ...more

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Moskvitch is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Moskvitch Automobile Moskvitch was an automobile brand from Russia produced by AZLK from 1945 to 1991 and by OAO Moskvitch from 1991 to 2002. The current article incorporates information about both the brand and the ...more

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National Steel Corporation is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
National Steel Corporation The National Steel Corporation was a major American steel producer. It was founded in 1929 through a merger arranged by Weirton Steel with some properties of the Great Lakes Steel Corporation ...more

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NYRBA do Brasil is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
NYRBA do Brasil

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Oil Search is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Oil Search Energy industry Oil Search Limited is the largest oil and gas exploration and development company incorporated in Papua New Guinea, which operates all of Papua New Guinea's oilfields. Founded in 1929, it is now ...more

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Owens-Illinois is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Owens-Illinois Glass, Glass Container Manufacturing Owens-Illinois Inc. is a Fortune 500 company that specializes in container glass products. It is one of the world's leading manufacturers of packaging products, holding the position of largest ...more

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Rexair is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Rexair Manufacturing Rexair LLC is an American manufacturer of home cleaning systems based in Troy, Michigan. Rexair is predominately known for its production and marketing of vacuum cleaners. Along with its ...more

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Robeco is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Robeco Financial Services Robeco is an originally Dutch asset management firm, since 2013 part of Orix, founded in 1929 as the Rotterdamsch Beleggings Consortium. By year end 2012, the company had €189 billion of assets ...more

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Saunders-Roe is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Saunders-Roe Saunders-Roe Limited, also known as SARO, was a British aero- and marine-engineering company based at Columbine Works, East Cowes, Isle of Wight.

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Standard Chartered Korea is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Standard Chartered Korea Commercial bank, Finance Standard Chartered Korea is a banking and financial services company headquartered in Seoul, South Korea and a wholly owned subsidiary of Standard Chartered. It was created by the acquisition of ...more

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Scuderia Ferrari is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Scuderia Ferrari is the racing team division of the Ferrari automobile marque. The team races in Formula One but has competed in other series in motorsport since its formation in 1929 including ...more

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Serco Group is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Serco Group Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Serco Group plc is a British outsourcing company based in Hook, Hampshire. It operates public and private transport and traffic control, aviation, military weapons, detention centres, prisons ...more

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SieMatic is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
SieMatic Manufacturing SieMatic Möbelwerke is a cabinet manufacturer based in Löhne, Germany, specializing in luxury kitchen cabinets. SieMatic is recognized as one of the leading international brand names ...more

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Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget Paper, Toilet Preparation Manufacturing Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget is a Swedish consumer goods company and pulp and paper manufacturer with headquarters in Stockholm. It has approximately 44,000 employees and a turnover of ...more

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United Aircraft and Transport ... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Companies Founded in 1929
United Aircraft and Transport Corporation Transportation The United Aircraft and Transport Corporation was formed in 1929, when William Boeing of the Boeing firms teamed up with Frederick Rentschler of Pratt & Whitney to form a large, amalgamated ...more