Sun-Maid Timeline 1950s-1960s

1964

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New Sun-Maid Kingsburg plant opens after three years of construction. Covering 73 acres, it is voted one of Americas top new plants by Factory Magazine.

1961

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Sun-Maid Chairman A.E. Swanson breaks ground for a new plant facility in Kingsburg, California.2

1956

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The Sun-Maid girl keeps up with the times as the trademark undergoes its second modification.

1952

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This magazine advertisement touts the qualities of Sun-Maid Raisins and their ability to add flavor for dozens of dishes.