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Luce's Jersey Eau de Cologne Company Limited

Reference L/A/12
Scope and Content The manufacture of Luce's Eau de Cologne was started in Jersey by Mr George Luce in 1837. Mr Luce soon introduced a production and sales system which was to give his product a world wide reputation, with a separate company in South Africa by 1924. The manufacturing departments were later transferred from Jersey to Southampton. In 1917 Mr J W du Pré purchased from the company all rights as regards the Channel Islands and subsequently formed a partnership for the Channel Islands with his brother Harold.
Names Luce's Eau de Cologne Company Limited
Luce's Jersey Eau de Cologne Company Limited
du Pré, Harold
de Pré, J W
Luce, George
Keywords Eau de Cologne | perfumes | businesses
Category L/A-Businesses
Places Southampton, Jersey, South Africa
Level of description Fonds


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