Possible new manufacturers:
This business was not successful, as it was being offered for sale by January 1952 by the liquidators. Matthew Felix Lipworth was a chemical engineer from South Africa. Mr Phillips may have been Frederick John Phillips, a salesman.
Registered in December 1941, this was another short lived business, as it was listed as in receivership in 1944. They did supply the military with steel buttons in 1942 and 1943.