United Kingdom and Switzerland: improved sales network

  • Date
    1 January 1974
  • Description
    Daimler-Benz founds Mercedes-Benz United Kingdom Ltd. in Brentford, bringing sales activities in Britain back under the company's control, and acquires a stake in the Zurich-based company MERFAG AG – which holds the sales rights for Mercedes-Benz trucks and buses in Switzerland – through its Swiss subsidiary Daimler-Benz Holding AG.