All Toasters & Ovens
Breville Quick Touch Microwave
At the 1932 Melbourne Cup, Bill O’Brien, a radio salesman, and Harry Norville, an engineer, placed a bet on a 4-to-1 pony, Peter Pan, and won. Despite tough economic times, the two decided to invest their winnings and started Breville Radio. By the late ‘50s, however, television had all but replaced the ...
Cuisinart Stainless Steel Microwave Oven
Julia Child let people in on the Cuisinart secret, and so did James Beard. They were among the first culinary experts to hail the food processor as a revolutionary kitchen appliance when it was introduced to America in 1973 by late Cuisinart founder Carl Sontheimer. They saw the food processor as a quick and easy...
Dualit Charcoal Four-Slice Toaster
In 1945 Max Gort-Barten, a German-born entrepreneur who had joined the British army during WWII, bought a small factory in Camberwell with the vision of using his engineering skills and creativity to manufacture products. He had several early innovations, including the Dual-Light electric fire from which Dualit...