Advert for Peek, Frean & Co's biscuits & cakes 6785
Medium: Print on paper
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.