After the Civil War as the population of Trenton rapidly grew brewing and bottling companies proliferated.
Companies operating in Trenton 1880 - 1890 were:
Albert Brandt 25 East Hanover St, Hotel, Restaurant and Bottler
Robert Elliott 444 South Broad St
Charles O Johnson 29 North Warren Street, 47 - 49 East Hanover St
William McGill and McGill & Wilson, Mott Street at Clinton Ave
Daniel Morton 107 West Hanover Street
J.M. Rulon 201 Broad Street
George Schaumloeffel 837-839 Southard St
John Schroth 632 Warren Street, 110 Bridge Street, 45 Hanover Street
Benjamin P Reeder 45 - 47 Hanover Street
William J Varner
Tivoli Bottling Company
Daniel Sullivan 48 Asbury Ave.
G. Hildebrecht 119 south Greene St
John Winter, Grand Central Hotel 123 Greene Street
Charles Jenter 1065 - 1067 Broad Street
Grant & Kuser Stockton Street
John Padderatz, Coleman at corner Prospect
S Schlotterer, 917 Broad Street
Xilthern 237 Model Street, Wholesale Ale Merchant.
Three bottlers were to dominate the industry during the 1880s, John Schroth, Charles Johnson and George Schaumloeffell.