Companies Companies Founded in 1946

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1946; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.

Accurist is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Accurist Watches Ltd is a watch manufacturer, headquartered in West Hampstead, London. The company has a reputation of providing high quality watches at comparatively low prices.

MW Tux is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
MW Tux Retail
MW Tux was a division of Men's Wearhouse clothier that specialized in the renting of tuxedos and formal wear for men. In late 2008, the MW Tux Brand was rolled up into the Men's Wearhouse brand, ...more

Aigle Azur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Aigle Azur
Société Aigle Azur Transports Aériens is an airline with its head office in Tremblay-en-France, France, near Paris. It operates domestic scheduled passenger services and ...more

Air Namibia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Air Namibia Airline
Air Namibia is the national airline of Namibia, headquartered in Windhoek. It operates scheduled domestic, regional, and international passenger and cargo services, having its international hub ...more

Airborne Express is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Logistics, Transportation
Airborne Express was an express delivery company and cargo airline. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, its hub was at Wilmington, Ohio. Airborne was founded as the Airborne Flower Traffic ...more

Al-Muhaidib is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
The Al Muhaidib Group is an international private group of companies based in Saudi Arabia that was founded in 1946 by Sheikh Abdul Kadir bin Abdul Muhsin Al-Muhaidib. The current Chairman of ...more

Alitalia-Linee Aeree Italiane is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Alitalia – Linee Aeree Italiane, in its later stages known as Alitalia – Linee Aeree Italiane S.p.A. in amministrazione straordinaria, was the former Italian flag carrier. Based in Rome, the ...more

Aloha Airlines is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Aloha Airlines was an American airline headquartered in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, operating from a hub at Honolulu International Airport. Operations began on July 26, 1946, and ceased on March 31,

Amul is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Amul is an Indian dairy cooperative, based at Anand in the state of Gujarat, India. The word amul is derived from the Sanskrit word amulya, meaning rare, valuable . The co-operative was ...more

Årdal og Sunndal Verk is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Årdal og Sunndal Verk Aluminium
Årdal og Sunndal Verk or ÅSV is a defunct Norwegian state owned company that operated the aluminum plants in Årdal, Sunndal, Høyanger and Holmestrand. The company was ...more

Argo Investments is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Argo Investments Investment
Argo Investments Limited is an Australian listed investment company, which trades its shares on the Australian Stock Exchange. Their diversified portfolio of shares are selected for ...more

Armstrong Telephone Company is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Armstrong Telephone Company Telecommunications
Armstrong Telephone Company is a telecommunications provider, and part of the Armstrong Group of Companies. The company primarily operates as a local exchange carrier in rural markets in West ...more

Arrow Dynamics is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Arrow Dynamics Roller coaster
Arrow Dynamics was a roller coaster and amusement ride design company based in Clearfield, Utah, United States. Formerly known as Arrow Development and Arrow Huss, Arrow Development was ...more

Arup Group Limited is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Arup is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, UK which provides engineering, design, planning, project management and consulting services for all aspects of the ...more

Aspen Skiing Company is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Aspen Skiing Company
The Aspen Skiing Company, known locally as "Ski Co", is a commercial enterprise based in Aspen, Colorado in the United States.

Associated Grocers of New Engl... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Associated Grocers of New England Supermarket
Associated Grocers of New England is a retailers' cooperative serving over six hundred independent supermarkets in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and ...more

Athearn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Athearn is a United States manufacturer of model railroad equipment, produced and distributed by American hobby manufacturer Horizon Hobby, Inc. of Champaign, Illinois, USA.

Australian National Line is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Australian National Line
The Australian National Line was an Australian Government owned overseas and coastal shipping line that operated in Australia between 1956 and 1998, when the container shipping operations and ...more

Avis Rent a Car System is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Transportation, Car rental
Avis Rent a Car System, LLC, better known as Avis, is an American car rental company headquartered in Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey, United States. Avis, Budget Rent a Car and Budget Truck ...more

Arcadis NV is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Infrastructure, Civil Engineering, Construction
Arcadis NV is a global design, engineering and management consulting company based in the Zuidas, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It has its origins in 1868. The company is a member of the Next 150 ...more

Balkan Bulgarian Airlines is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Balkan Bulgarian Airlines
Balkan Airlines was Bulgaria's government-owned flag carrier between 1947 and 2002. During the 1970s, the airliner became a significant European carrier. The company encountered financial ...more

Bandini Automobili is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Automotive industry
Bandini Automobili was an Italian automobile manufacturer operating between 1946 and 1992. It was named after its founder Ilario Bandini. Founded in 1946 in Bandini’s hometown Forlì, the ...more

Bellway is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Bellway plc is a major UK residential property developer based in Newcastle upon Tyne. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

Belvoir Federal Credit Union is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Belvoir Federal Credit Union Financial Services
Belvoir Federal Credit Union or Belvoir Federal was organized in 1946 by employees of the Engineering Center on Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Since that time, Belvoir Federal has expanded to serve the ...more

Bemidji Airlines is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1946
Bemidji Airlines is an American airline based in Bemidji, Minnesota USA. It operates domestic cargo flights, as well as extensive charter and air taxi services. Its main base is Bemidji Regional ...more