When I wrote the post about Woolworth's last week, I thought it was an old company. At nearly 120 years old, it was one of the oldest companies in the United States, but that's nothing when you expand your view to the rest of the world "“ these 10 are some of the oldest continuously-operating companies ever.
1. KongÅ Gumi Co., Ltd, just saw the end of its long run a couple of years ago. Up until 2006, the Japanese construction company had been going strong since 578 A.D. Yep,... READ ON