Author: businesshistory8104

The world of business abounds with companies rising from scratch, some succeeding and lasting, most succeeding briefly or never to succeed, and shutting down. Entire industries too have risen, only... Read More

In the first part of this story, ‘The Roaring Twenties-1’ we saw how the economies of America and Europe bounced back, and created revolutionary new products, such as remarkable new... Read More

Have you ever seen a Kodak camera, or heard the name of this company, the Eastman Kodak Company? If not, ask someone in your family who is over half a... Read More

Quaker Oats, the American food products giant that was created in 1901 through the merger of many older oat millers, and was acquired by a bigger foods giant, Pepsi, in... Read More

Quaker Oats is a company whose products I remember from my childhood days. Years before a foreign exchange crisis caused the Indian government to impose curbs on consumer product imports,... Read More