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Edwards Dunlop & Co Ltd (1886 - )

Archival Resources
Location: New South Wales

Registered in New South Wales in 1886.

Founded in 1869 and incorporated in NSW on May 1, 1886. The company developed into a major paper merchant and converter operating throughout Australia, New Zealand, P.N.G., South East Asia and the U.K.
In June 1982 the company advised that through its subsidiary PicsAustralia, Edwards Dunlop has diversified into the retail area with high-speed photo processing mini lab and photo shops.
The company’s operations were conducted through three divisions: Merchandising Division, Stationery Division and Disposables and Packaging Division.
Following a successful takeover bid by Brown & Duneau Ltd (Amcor Limited) the company was removed from the Australian Stock Exchange on April 26, 1989.
Sources used to compile this entry: Original data from D. Terwiel, S. P. Ville and G. A. Fleming, Australian Business Records: An Archival Guide, Canberra : Australian National University, Faculty of Economics and Commerce, Dept. of Economic History, 1998. Subsequent information provided by RMIT, MBIT student, Catherine Nolan.

Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Bruce A. Smith
Created: 1 December 1999
Modified: 23 April 2006

Published by Archive Research Consultancy, 1999-2006
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Updated: 3 December 2006

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