Our Heritage can be traced back to 1819 with the formation of Falcon as a cast iron catering equipment company, and collectively our five core brands have over 350 years of industry knowledge, experience and expertise to draw upon.
Falcon formed as a cast iron catering equipment company under the Falkirk Iron Works
Falcon and other ironfounding companies establish Allied Ironfounders Ltd
Mono Bakery Equipment formed by Mr Aryres Jones in Swansea and pioneered the concept of in store bakeries
Allied Ironfounders acquired by Glynwed Plc (Now Aga Plc)
Millers Vanguard formed
Williams Refrigeration formed in Kings Lynn by Michael Williams
Williams Refrigeration Australia formed in Melbourne.
Serviceline formed to provide planned, preventative and reactive maintenance for UK catering equipment market
Williams Refrigeration France formed
Williams Refrigeration USA formed
Williams Refrigeration China formed
Millers Vanguard acquired by AGA (formerly Glynwed) - thereby completing the acquisition of the AFE group which began in 1995.
Williams Refrigeration Dubai formed
Eloma Gmbh acquired into the AFE Group
Ali Group Spa acquires AFE Group Ltd