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Companies Founded in 1982

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1982; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
  • 1
    99 Cents Only Stores

    99 Cents Only Stores

    Discount store, Variety Stores
    99 Cents Only Stores is a price-point retailer chain based in Commerce, California. At one... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    ABC Supply

    ABC Supply

    ABC Supply Co., Inc. is a major, private American roofing supply company based in Beloit,... more on Wikipedia
  • 3


    Software, Video game
    Acornsoft was the software arm of Acorn Computers, and a major publisher of software for the... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Advanced Gravis Computer Technology

    Advanced Gravis Computer Technology

    Advanced Gravis Computer Technology, Ltd. was a manufacturer of computer peripherals and... more on Wikipedia
  • 5


    Aerostich is a company based in Duluth, Minnesota that produces and sells motorcycle safety... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    AES Corporation

    AES Corporation

    Electric Services, Energy
    The AES Corporation is a Fortune 200 company that generates and distributes electrical power.... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Air Creebec

    Air Creebec

    Air Creebec Inc. is a regional airline based in Val-d'Or, Quebec, Canada. It operates... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Air Manchester

    Air Manchester

    Air Manchester was a charter airline based in Manchester, England.
  • 9
    Air Sinai

    Air Sinai

    Air Sinai is an airline based in Cairo, Egypt. It operates as a 'paper-airline' for parent... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Air Sunshine
    Air Sunshine is an airline based in the USA. It operates scheduled service to and from San... more on Wikipedia
  • 11


    Health Care
    Alphapharm is a generic drug manufacturing company based in Australia. Alphapharm manufactures... more on Wikipedia
  • 12


    Altran Technologies, SA is a global consulting firm founded in 1982 in France. Altran operates... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Amec Foster Wheeler

    Amec Foster Wheeler

    Construction, Engineering
    Amec Foster Wheeler plc is a British multinational consultancy, engineering and project... more on Wikipedia
  • 14

    American Freightways

    American Freightways was a U.S. Less Than Truckload shipping company based in Harrison,... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    AMR Corporation

    AMR Corporation

    Air Transportation, Scheduled
    AMR Corporation was a commercial aviation business and airline holding company based in Fort... more on Wikipedia
  • 16

    Andersen Co., Ltd.

    Food Manufacturing
  • 17


    Logistics, Transportation
    Aramex is an international express, mail delivery and logistics services company based in... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Artech Digital Entertainment

    Artech Digital Entertainment

    Artech Digital Entertainment, Ltd. was a video game developer formed in 1982 in Ottawa,... more on Wikipedia
  • 19


    ASET is a professional body in the United Kingdom founded in 1982 for placement and... more on Wikipedia
  • 20

    Asia Brewery

    Asia Brewery, Inc. is a Philippines-based diversified beverage company owned by LT Group,... more on Wikipedia
  • 21


    Software, Computer
    Attachmate Corporation is a software company which focuses on secure terminal emulation,... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Bank of Africa

    Bank of Africa

    Financial Services
    Bank of Africa, also known as Bank of Africa Group, is a multinational pan-African banking... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Equistone Partners Europe

    Equistone Partners Europe

    Private equity, Financial Services
    Equistone Partners Europe Limited was established in 2011 as an independent investment firm... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    Bayou Resources, Inc.

  • 25

    BC Card

    Financial Services
    BC Card is South Korea's biggest payment processing company and local brand network... more on Wikipedia