Records of James Finlay Company (US) Incorporation

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Corporate records 1979-1981.

Administrative / Biographical History

James Finlay & Co (US) Inc was incorporated in 1981 as Finlay Tea Solutions US Inc and then Finlay Extracts & Ingredients USA Inc. Based at Morristown in New Jersey it is responsible for the groups very substantial black tea trading operations in North America and also its highly successful instant tea trading operations in North America. The Company also comprises a coffee extraction business previously known as Autocrat.

Arrangement

Files arranged as received

Conditions Governing Access

Some files in this collection are subject to Data Protection legislation as they contain sensitive information and material under 30 years old is closed to access. It is advised that you should contact the Duty Archivist before visiting: library-asc@glasgow.ac.uk

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Any work intended for publication that is based on research from this collection must be approved in advance. Apply in the first instance to Archives and Special Collections, email: library-asc@glasgow.ac.uk

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures. Duplicates have been removed.

Accruals

None expected

Related Material

USA Board visit GB 248 UGD 091/1/1/8/35.

Location of Originals

This material is original

Bibliography

No known publications using this material

Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999and National Council on Archives, Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds level description compiled by Peter Morphew, Business Archive Cataloguer (James Finlay Ltd), January 2016.