GraceKennedy Group - Where We've Been - Shartidge Years 1972 - 1982

Years of 'Shartridge' - 1972 to 1982

Further Growth of the Group

The expansive moves of the 1960s continued for a few more years after 1972. In early
April 1973, Carlton Alexander advised the Board of Grace, Kennedy that the plant, brand
name and formulae of Cameo Products were available for $35,000 and ought to be
acquired for inclusion in Grace, Food Processors (Canning Division). With Luis Fred
Kennedy in the Chair, the Board agreed to the acquisition, subject to the satisfactory
working out of the details.

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