List of Royal Warrant holders of the British Royal Family


List of Royal Warrant holders of the British Royal Family

This is a list of Royal Warrant holders of the British Royal Family

British Royal Warrants are currently granted by Elizabeth II, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Charles, Prince of Wales to companies or tradespeople who supply goods and services. The warrant enables the supplier to advertise the fact that they supply to the royal family. Royal Warrants are only awarded to tradesmen. The professions, employment agencies, party planners, the media, government departments, or "places of refreshment or entertainment" such as pubs and theatres, do not qualify. [cite web
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Companies

A

*Abels - Removals
*Alden & Blackwell — books
*Anderson & Sheppard — tailors
*A & F Pears Ltd — transparent soap
*Aquascutumclothing
*A Nash — brooms
*Angostura Limitedbitters
*Akzo Nobel — paints
*Alexandra PLC — Corporate Uniforms and workwear
*Alexandre of England 1988 Ltd - Tailors
*Aston Martinmotor cars
*Asprey — jeweler, goldsmith, and silversmith
*Austin Reedclothing
*Autoglym — car care products

B

*J. Barbour & Sons Ltd — outdoor waterproof wear
*Bacardi-Martini Ltd - Martini Vermouth
*Bendicks — chocolates
*Benson & Clegg — Buttons and Badges
*Benson & Hedgescigarettes (withdrawn 1999)
*Bentley Motors Ltd — motor cars
*Bollinger S.A. — Champagne
*Boots The Chemist — chemists/pharmacists
*British Gas Services — gas lamp lighting and maintenance
*Britvic Soft Drinks — fruit juice - Robinsons (drink)
*Bronnley — Toiletries
*BT Group — Communications, Broadband and Networked Services
*Burberry — clothing
*Bulmers — cider

C

* [http://www.caldersandgrandidge.com Calders and Grandidge] — preserved timber fencing
*Carphone Warehouse — mobile telephones
*Carr'scrackers
*Carlsberg UK Limited — Ale and Lager
*Cash's nametags - Nametags
*Cadbury — chocolates/confectionery
*Canadian ClubCanadian whisky (withdrawn)
*Castrol — motor lubricants
*Charbonnel et Walkerchocolate
*Charles Frodsham and Co — clocks and watches
*Chivas RegalScotch whisky
*Clarins (UK) Ltd — Skin Care and Cosmetics
*Coca-Cola International Sales Limited - Soft Drinks
*Cobb of Knightsbridge — meat
*Colmans of Norwich — mustard
*Cope & Timmins — brass
*Cornelia James Ltd - Gloves
*Corney & Barrow — wine
*Coventry Scaffolding - Scaffolding Contractors
*Crabtree & EvelynPrince of Wales' badge — shaving soaps and creams, hand soaps, deodorants

D

*D R Harris — chemists
*D Bumsted & Co, Royal British Table Salt — table salt
*Dacrylate Paints Limited — paint and decorative acrylics
*Darvilles of Windsor — Teas
* [http://www.datacraftdesign.com/files/main.html Datacraft Design Limited] - Space Management Software
*DHL — courier services and logistics (originally Securicor Omega Logistics, but rebranded to DHL after take over by Deutsche Post)
*Donald Russell Ltd — Gourmet Meat Suppliers

E

*Ede and Ravenscroft — tailors and robemakers
*Elizabeth Arden Ltd - Cosmetics
*English cut-tailors

F

*Fairfax Meadow Farm — sausages
*Farina gegenübereau de cologne 1837
*Floris Londonfragrances
*Flying Colours Flagmakers LTD - Flags
*Ford Motor Company — motor vehicles
*Fortnum and Mason — groceries
* Fulton Umbrellas. The company was formed in 1956 by Arnold Fulton making just 7,500 umbrellas a year; [cite web
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] and is now the UK's leading manufacturer making 4 million brollies, with outlets in North America and Russia. It is trade only. The warrant was granted in March 2008 by the Queen, though the Queen Mother had previously given the company a warrant. [cite web
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*Frank Smythsonstationery

G

*Gallyon & Sons — guns
*Garrard & Co — jewellery and silverware
*Gieves & Hawkes — tailors
*GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare — Lucozade
*Alexander Gordon & Co.gin and vodka

H

*Hamilton & Inches Ltd — Clocks
*Hatchardsbooks
*Hare & Humphreys — decorating and gilding
*Harrods — department store (some withdrawn, others voluntarily removed)
*Harvey Nichols — drapers
*Henry Newbery — furnishing trimmings
*CH Haygarth & Sons, Gun & Rifle Makers, Gunmakers to HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.
*Hayter — grass cutting equipment
*Hazlitt Gooden & Fox — arts & crafts
*Hobs Reprographics plc
*Holland & Holland — sporting firearms
*Holt Renfrew — furrier; now Canadian upmarket department store
*Howgate Dairy Foods — cheese
*HP FoodsHP Sauces
*Hypnos - Upholstery and Bedding

I

*IBM United Kingdom Ltd — Information Systems

J

*J.Floris Ltd — Perfumes
*Jaguar Cars Ltd — Jaguar and Daimler motor cars
*James Baxter & Son — shrimps
*James Cocker & Sons — roses
*Jenners — furnishing materials
*Jeyes Group - manufacturers of hygiene products
*John Broadwood and Sons — pianos
*John Lewis, Oxford Street, London - Haberdashery and household goods - HM The Queen
*John Lewis Reading, Reading - Household and fancy goods - HM The Queen
*John Lobb — bootmaker
*Johnson Brothers — casual tableware
*John Walker & SonsScotch whisky
*Judges Choice Petfood Ltd - Norfolk

K

*Kent & Sons — hairbrushes
*Kinloch Anderson — Kilts and Highland Dress
*Kelloggs — cereal products

L

*Kimberly-Clark — toiletries
*Land Rover — cars
*Laphroaig — single malt Scotch whisky
*Lea & PerrinsWorcestershire sauce (its creator)
*Linn Products — entertainment (hi-fi) systems
*Lock & Co. — hatters
*Loake Shoemakers — Shoes
*Louis Roederer - champagne

M

*Maggs Bros Ltd — Antiquarian Books
*Mappin & Webb — Silversmiths
*Mansour — antique carpets
*Malvern — bottled water
*Martini & Rossi - Martini Vermouth
*MG Rover Group — cars
*Mitre Hall and Letts - Furnishing fabrics and bedding
*Moss & Co - Timber Importers and Merchants

N

*Nairobi Coffee & Tea Co Ltd - Coffee
*NCR Ltd - Computer Equipment and Services
*Nicoloff Family Gaidas — gaida

P

*Partridges - groceries
*Penhaligon's — toilet requisites
*Peter Jones, Sloane Square, London - Draper and furnisher - HRH The Prince of Wales
*Petersfield Book Shop — picture frames
*Plowden & Smith — restoration services
*Price's Patent Candles Ltdcandles
*Pringle of Scotland — clothing
*Prestat Fine Chocolates — chocolates
*ProTen Services Ltd. — damp proofing & timber treatment

R

*R E Tricker — shoes
*R G Hardie & Company — bagpipes
*Rigby & Peller - Corsetieres
*Roberts Radio
*Royal Brierley Crystal - 24% Lead Crystal

*Sandeman - Sherry
*Schweppes Holdings Limited — Schewppes & Rose's Soft Drinks
*Shield Pest Control UK Limited — Pest Control Services
*Smythson - Leather goods and stationery
*Spinkauctioneers
*Spodechina
*Stanley Gibbons — stamps
*Strongbow Cider- cider
*Suttons Seedsbulbs and seeds

T

*Tate & Lyletreacle
*Tanqueraygin
*TIS Software Ltd — computer software
*Tom Smith Group — Christmas crackers
*Truefitt & Hillbarber
*Twiningstea and coffee merchants
*Turnbull & Asser - clothing

U

V

*The British Van Heusen Co Ltd — Shirts
*Veuve Cliquot — Champagne

W

*Waitrose, Bracknell — Grocer and wine and spirit merchants - HM The Queen
*Weetabix Limited — Breakfast cereals
*Wilkin & Sons - Jams and fine preserves
*William Crawford & Sons — biscuits
*William Sanderson & Son — Vat 69 Scotch whisky
*Windsor Glass Company LTD - Glass
*Windsorian Coaches - Coach hire
*Wensum Company Limited - Livery Tailors
*Wolsey — clothing manufacturers
*Worcestershire Medal Service Ltd - Medallists - HM The Queen

X

*Xerox Limited - Xerographic Copying Equipment

Y

*Yardley of London — toiletries and personal products

Grantors

HM the Queen has granted 686 Royal Warrants.
HRH the Prince of Wales has granted 159 Royal Warrants.
HRH the Duke of Edinburgh has granted 37 Royal Warrants.

Table of warrants

*Date of first Royal Warrant if multiple warrants awarded

References

Notes

Bibliography

*"By Appointment: 150 Years of the Royal Warrant and Its Holders", Tim Heald, Queen Anne Publisher (2 Nov 1989), ISBN 0356170993

External links

* [http://www.royal.gov.uk/output/page5011.asp Royal Warrants]
* [http://www.royalwarrant.org The Royal Warrant Holders Association]
* [http://www.royalwarrant.org/DirectorySQL.asp Directory]


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