Story: Food and beverage manufacturing

Oak marmalade

Oak marmalade

This poster dates from the 1920s. The Oak brand was founded by Thompson and Hills in Auckland in 1897. By 1964 Wattie’s had absorbed Thompson and Hills, but it retained the Oak brand name.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Reference: NZMS 1241

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How to cite this page:

Sarah Wilcox, 'Food and beverage manufacturing - Spreads and breakfast cereals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 July 2024)

Story by Sarah Wilcox, published 11 Mar 2010