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Advert for Peek, Frean & Co's biscuits & cakes 6221

Advert for Peek, Frean & Co's biscuits & cakes 6221

Printer: Unknown

Medium: Print on paper

Date: 1882

Shelfmark: Evan.6221

Item number: 6221

Genre: Leaflet

This company was set up by James Peek, who established a biscuitmaking factory in Keetons Road, Bermondsey in 1857. Many women and children were employed to make and package the biscuits. In 1921, Peek, Frean & Co merged with Huntley & Palmers Biscuits and became a subsidiary of the Associated Biscuit Manufacturers Limited.

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