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Leland Industries was
established in July, 1964 by Mr. George A.
Stanford and Mr. Carl H. Sollmann. Their
principle business was to manufacture soda
syphons, cream whippers for home use and
purchase and distribute small high pressure gas
filled cylinders to the aerospace industry and
military. Before starting Leland, they were
already deep in the markets working the trade
show circuit for Kidde Manufacturing in
As the consumer markets
were growing post war, George Stanford finished
his military service in the US Air Force
He was a master of public
relations. Something the military loved to do
was to show off their planes. Photo shoots were
common place for him and he knew what people
wanted to see.
Circa 1963. George
Stanford (right) knew the value of long term
relationships and always made everyone feel
welcome and important. He his standing with
Vaughn Alexander, then President of WT Grant
As Kidde was peaking in
the consumer products area, the Kidde family
pulled the plug on the Belleville NJ
manufacturing lines. Sollmann and Stanford knew
what they needed to do; as they had already
spent years developing products for their
customers to benefit from. Now they had to pull
together what they knew; George Stanford, the
Marketing Man and Carl Sollmann, the Engineer —
one powerful collaboration. Sollmann was an
enthusiastic student of Japan and its culture.
His engineering background and love of “those
curious Japanese” empowered him to put many
interesting products into the pipeline.
Considering that packaging gases into disposable
containers was his specialty, and his career as
President of Manufacturing at Kidde had ended,
"not only were products designed, but they were
often works of art that could be mass produced”.
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