Adagrose Ltd becomes McCartney Productions Ltd

Thursday, August 21, 1969


On this day, the company Adagrose Limited, registered in February 1969, changed its name to McCartney Productions Limited. It would later evolve into MPL Communications, one of the world’s largest privately-owned music publishers.

The first project for McCartney Productions Ltd – the acquisition of the film rights for Rupert the Bear – would be announced in April 1970.

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