Records of Finlays AG

Scope and Content

  • Formation papers, 1963;
  • "FT device" international registered trademark certificates 1963-1967;
  • Agreement between Finlays AG and Inter Consumer Goods AG for use of "FT device" 1965;
  • Company sale of shares correspondence 1977-1984.

Administrative / Biographical History

Wholly owned Swiss subsidiary of Finlip Products Ltd. The commercial register of Canton Zug records that the company was incorporated in Switzerland in 1963 . Finlip Products sold its shares to Tata Enterprises (Overseas) AG in 1984  and at that point the company changed its name to Intertea AG. It was liquidated in 2004 .


Arranged chronologically within record series.

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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.

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