Companies Companies Founded in 1957

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1957; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.

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Aero Cuahonte is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Aero Cuahonte Airline Aero Cuahonte was a commuter airline based in Uruapan, Mexico, operating scheduled and chartered passenger flights out of Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport in Guadalajara. The ...more

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AGF Management is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
AGF Management Investment management AGF Management Limited is one of Canada's independent global investment management firms with a history dating back to 1957. With operations and investments in Canada, the United States, the ...more

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AirNow is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
AirNow AirNow was an American cargo airline based in Bennington, Vermont. It operated scheduled and charter cargo services throughout the northeast. Its main base was William H. Morse State Airport in ...more

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ALDREES Petroleum and Transpor... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
ALDREES Petroleum and Transport Services Company Aldrees was established in 1957, by selling its oil products stored in barrels and tanks. In 1963 the Company rented its first Petrol Station at Al-Rail Street in Riyadh, the Capital of the ...more

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American Commercial Bank is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
American Commercial Bank

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Anixter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Anixter Distribution, Electrical Apparatus and Equipment Wiring Supplies, and Construction Materials Anixter International is a company based in Glenview, Illinois, USA and founded in 1957. The company supplies communications and security products, electrical and electronic wire and cable, ...more

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Aviodetachment-28 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Aviodetachment-28 28th Air Detachment is an agency, subordinated to the Bulgarian government, which provides air transport for the President, Prime Minister and other high-ranking state officials.

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Bank of Ghana is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Bank of Ghana Finance The Bank of Ghana is the central bank of Ghana. It is located in Accra and was formed in 1957. The bank is active in developing financial inclusion policy and is a member of the Alliance for ...more

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Banner of Truth Trust is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Banner of Truth Trust The Banner of Truth Trust is an evangelical and Reformed Christian non-profit publishing house, structured as a charitable trust and founded in London in 1957 by Iain Murray and Jack Cullum. Its ...more

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Best Products is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Retail Best Products is a defunct chain of American catalog showroom retail stores founded by Sydney and Frances Lewis, formerly headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

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Bing Lee is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Bing Lee Retail Bing Lee is an Australian retailing company, a chain of superstores specializing in consumer electronics, computer and telecommunication goods. Bing Lee is the largest privately held electrical ...more

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Burger King is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Restaurant Burger King, often abbreviated as BK, is a global chain of hamburger fast food restaurants headquartered in unincorporated Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States. The company began in 1953 as ...more

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Carrefour is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Department store, Supermarket, Retail Carrefour S.A. is a French multinational retailer headquartered in Boulogne Billancourt, France, in Greater Paris. It is one of the largest hypermarket chains in the world, the fourth largest ...more

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Cavalier Aircraft is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Cavalier Aircraft Cavalier Aircraft Corporation was a Sarasota, Florida, aircraft manufacturing, sales, and maintenance company whose most famous products were refurbished P-51D Mustangs known as "Cavalier

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Central Electricity Generating... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Central Electricity Generating Board Energy The Central Electricity Generating Board was the cornerstone of the British electricity industry for almost forty years, from 1957 to privatisation in the 1990s. Because of its origins in the ...more

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Coloplast is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Health Care Coloplast is an international company that develops, manufactures and markets medical devices and services related to ostomy, urology, continence, and wound care. Coloplast was founded in 1957 ...more

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Crown Crafts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Crown Crafts Crown Crafts is a publicly held American company headquartered in Gonzales, Louisiana. The company designs, markets and distributes infant, toddler and juvenile consumer products..

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Darty is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Telecommunications, Television, Internet service provider Darty, founded in 1957 by the Darty family in France, is now a wholly owned subsidiary of the UK-based Darty plc specialising in Electrical retailing. The company has different operations across ...more

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Digital Equipment Corporation is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Computer hardware, Computer Digital Equipment Corporation, also known as DEC and using the trademark Digital, was a major American company in the computer industry from the 1960s to the 1990s. It was a leading vendor of ...more

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Dunlop Sport is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Sports equipment, Golf equipment, Tennis technology Dunlop Sport is a British sporting goods company that specialises in tennis and golf equipment. Dunlop have manufactured sporting equipment since 1910. In most parts of the world, Dunlop Sports ...more

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Ecuatoriana de Aviación is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Ecuatoriana de Aviación Airline Empresa Ecuatoriana de Aviación, more commonly known as simply Ecuatoriana, was the national airline of Ecuador. The carrier had an operational hiatus in September 1993, but was ...more

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Elfin Sports Cars is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Automotive industry Elfin Sports Cars Pty Ltd is the current name of the car company which was founded by Garrie Cooper. It has been an Australian manufacturer of sports cars and motor racing cars since 1957. Elfin ...more

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Enka İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Construction, Chemical industry Enka İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. is a Turkish construction conglomerate based in Istanbul. Enka has 37 subsidiaries engaged in a diverse range of construction activities including power generation, ...more

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Car rental Enterprise Rent-A-Car is a car rental company headquartered in Clayton, Missouri, United States in Greater St. Louis. In addition to car rental, Enterprise also oversees commercial fleet ...more

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Far Eastern Air Transport is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Far Eastern Air Transport Airline FAT Taiwan Inc., doing business as Far Eastern Air Transport, is an airline with its head office in Songshan District, Taipei, Taiwan. Established in 1957, it operated domestic services from ...more

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Farm Fresh Food & Pharmacy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Retail Farm Fresh Food & Pharmacy is a supermarket chain with forty-three stores, primarily in Virginia. Its headquarters are located in Virginia Beach and its largest presence is in the ...more

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Food Lion is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Supermarket, Retail Food Lion LLC is a Belgian-American grocery store company headquartered in Salisbury, North Carolina, that operates more than 1,100 supermarkets in 11 Mid-Atlantic and South Atlantic states as ...more

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Fosen Trafikklag is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Fosen Trafikklag Public transport Fosen Trafikklag is a company operating buses and ferries in Trøndelag and Østlandet in Norway. In total the company has approximately 750 vehicles and 16 ships, though numerous of ...more

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Frank's Nursery & Crafts is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Retail Frank's Nursery & Crafts was a United States retailer devoted to the sale of lawn and garden products. It operated a chain of stores, with 170 outlets across 14 states. It specialized in ...more

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Harvey Films is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Harvey Films Animation Harvey Films was an animation production arm of comic book publisher Harvey Comics. It was founded in 1957. In the early 1960s, they created Harvey Funnies, the original entertainment company to ...more

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Heljan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Heljan Heljan A/S is a Danish model railway company based in Søndersø. Originally specialising in decorations and accessories for model railways, it has now also developed a substantial ...more

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Home Interiors and Gifts is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Home Interiors and Gifts Interior design Home Interiors and Gifts was a direct sales company specializing in decorating accessories, which were sold by more than 140,000 representatives through home parties in the United States, ...more

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HoneyBaked Ham is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
HoneyBaked Ham Restaurant, Food Manufacturing HoneyBaked Ham is a food retailer founded in 1957 who sell Honey Baked Ham, Turkey Breast and other fully cooked entrées, side items and desserts. HoneyBaked is available at over 400 ...more

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Hyatt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Hospitality Hyatt Hotels Corporation is an American international company and operator of hotels. The Hyatt Corporation came into being upon purchase of the Hyatt House, at Los Angeles International ...more

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JBC is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
JBC Clothing JBC is one of the largest chains of clothing-stores in Belgium and Luxembourg.

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JG Summit Holdings is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
JG Summit Holdings Conglomerate JG Summit Holdings, Inc is one of the largest conglomerates in the Philippines with business interests in air transportation, banking, food manufacturing, hotels, petrochemicals, power ...more

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KB Home is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Operative Builders KB Home is a homebuilding company based in the United States, founded in 1957 as Kaufman & Broad in Detroit, Michigan. It was the first company to be traded on the NYSE as a home builder and ...more

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KLH is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
KLH KLH is an audio company founded in 1957 as KLH Research and Development Corporation in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, by Henry Kloss, Malcolm S. Low, and Josef Anton Hofmann originally ...more

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Konzum is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Konzum Retail Konzum d.d. is Croatia's largest supermarket chain, with just over 700 stores open in Croatia and more than 12,000 employees. There are also Konzum stores in Bosnia and Herzegovina and in ...more

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Agricultural Bank of Libya is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Agricultural Bank of Libya The Libyan Agricultural Bank is an agricultural development bank operating under special law and owned by the Libyan government. Established in 1957, it provides advice and guidance on ...more

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Linjeflyg is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Linjeflyg Airline Linjeflyg was formed in 1957 as a Swedish domestic airline by Swedish airlines Scandinavian Airlines System and Airtaco as well as by newspaper publishers Dagens Nyheter AB and ...more

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Magna International is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Truck, Manufacturing, Motor Vehicle Body Manufacturing Magna International Inc. is a global automotive supplier headquartered in Aurora, Ontario, Canada. In 2012 it was the largest automobile parts manufacturer in North America by sales of original ...more

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Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Co... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation Surety Insurance Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation NYSE: MTG is a provider of private mortgage insurance in the United States. In addition to mortgage insurance, MGIC provides lenders with various ...more

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National Academy of Recording ... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences Music industry The Recording Academy, also known as The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, is a U.S. organization of musicians, producers, recording engineers and other recording professionals ...more

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Neckar is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Neckar Automotive industry NSU-Fiat was a German automobile manufacturer which produced Fiat vehicles under license at a plant acquired from NSU in Heilbronn from 1929 to 1957. In 1957, following a complicated litigation ...more

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Nokian Capacitors is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Nokian Capacitors Nokian Capacitors Ltd., established in 1957, is a company that designs and manufactures equipment and systems for reactive power compensation and harmonic filtering such as low- and high-voltage ...more

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Norsk Medisinaldepot is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Norsk Medisinaldepot Pharmacy Norsk Medisinaldepot AS is a pharmaceutics and healthcare products wholesaler in Norway. It also operates the pharmacy chains Vitusapotek and the franchise chain Ditt Apotek. NMD is part of the ...more

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North Cariboo Air is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
North Cariboo Air Airline North Cariboo Air or North Cariboo Flying Service is an airline based in Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada. It operates general charter services, as well as support flights for oil and ...more

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Olympic Airlines is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Airline Olympic Airlines, formerly named Olympic Airways for at least four decades, was the flag carrier airline of Greece with their head office in Athens. They operated services to 37 domestic ...more

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Orion Breweries is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Companies Founded in 1957
Orion Breweries Orion Breweries, Ltd. is the 5th largest beer brewery in Japan, headquartered in Urasoe, Okinawa Prefecture. The company commands approximately 1% of the Japanese beer market. However, it ...more