Sunbeam is a leading global consumer products company built around a dynamic portfolio of differentiated, world-class brands and winning people dedicated to delivering outstanding financial performance to investors and customers by consistently providing superior value and innovation to our consumers.


Two founders of Sunbeam, John K. Stewart and Thomas J. Clark, began manufacturing and selling a commercial horse clipping machine in Chicago.


The Chicago Flexible Shaft Company became incorporated as Sunbeam Corporation.


Sunbeam purchases Rain King Sprinkler Company and begins selling popular lawn sprinklers.


Sunbeam acquired the John Oster Manufacturing Company and introduced the Osterizer blender, a completely automatic blender.


Allegheny International buys Sunbeam appliances and moves their HQ to downtown Pittsburgh from Chicago.


Albert Dunlap was recruited as CEO of Sunbeam.  Sales began to increase massively.


Jarden Consumer Solutions launches products through its Oster de Colombia business entity under the Sunbeam brand.


Sunbeam Hospitality develops a new line of products called greensense. The product line spans five different categories designed specifically to reduce water and energy consumption in hotels.