From 1904 to today
1904 - Swiss chemist, Dr. Wander, invents Ovaltine while
investigating the nutritional qualities of barley malt.
1909 - Ovaltine begins its great success story in the UK.
1913 - The first iconic Ovaltine press ad appears.
1919-20 Ovaltine begins to be exported to Australia, India,
South Africa and other parts of the British Empire.
1932 - Athletes at the Olympic Games are served Ovaltine as a
1935 - The Ovaltineys make their first broadcast.
1953 - Explorer and hero Sir Edmund Hilary uses Ovaltine when
climbing Mount Everest.
1974 - The famous Ovaltine 'lady' is reintroduced on new
1997 - Ovaltine Chocolate is launched to the world.
2013 - Ovaltine is now enjoyed in over 54 countries worldwide.
It's the perfect comforting and tasty drink for the busy lives will
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