Cielim Ltd

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Confectionery Ingredients and Essences incorporated 23 September 1915. Rowntree and Co. was the majority shareholder, Strange and Graham Ltd the minority shareholder. The company worked with Supplies Manufacturing Department of Chemical Function and had access to outside markets for ingredients manufactured. This was closed 1945 and the work transferred to 1-4 Extract Block, Extract Warehouse and Sugar Plant. Cielim Essences Ltd incorporated c. 1928, went into voluntary liquidation, May 1939. Reformed as Yorkshire Cielim, incorporated, 5 April 1939; renamed Cielim Ltd, 5 May 1939. By 1935 the company had ceased to sell essences and its business was solely the selling of goods for Rowntree and Co. where their name should not appear.

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See also Correspondence and some corporate papers, 1960 - 1966, R/DH/SC/34.

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