Meinl, Julius, * 1903
Julius Meinl, photo, 1921
Meinl, Julius, b. Vienna, Feb. 14, 1903, d. Vienna, Sept. 10, 1991, entrepreneur. In 1933 took over the family-owned food store (founded in 1862), from his father Julius Meinl (b.1869) which he extended throughout Austria and Eastern Europe (Meinl, Julius, AG). In 1935 acquired the rival company Kunz and in 1936 a bank (Meinlbank). 1938 emigration, until 1948 in exile in England.
Literature: M. Lehrbaumer, Womit kann ich dienen? J. M. - Auf den Spuren einer großen Marke, 2000; NDB.