Family Affair: Companies
World leader in the production of machine tools, electronics and lasers.
Mennekes Elektrotechnik
One of the world's leading manufacturers of industrial sockets and plugs.
Uhlmann Pac-Systeme
Specialists in pharmaceutical packaging for more than 60 years.
Rational's ovens are used in restaurant kitchens all over the world.
Brita's water filter products are available in more than 60 countries.
Whitechapel Bell Foundry
Established in 1570, the Whitechapel Bell Foundry is believed to be Britain's oldest manufacturing company.
British family business milling oats since 1675.
ARRI Group
Munich-based company that specializes in manufacturing everything from lighting fixtures to cameras and digital post-production tools.
Just Born
Family-run candy company based in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
Brompton Bicycle
The Brompton folding bicycle is a design classic, enabling cyclists around the world to take their bike with them almost anywhere.
Shepherd Neame
Britain's oldest brewer, officially founded in 1698.
The U.K.'s largest bakers, founded in 1876 and family-run to this day.
Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk
The German, family-run company specializing in running tracks.
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation
Leading manufacturer of specialized machine tools for the railway industry.
Avedis Zildjian Company
America's oldest family owned business, specializing in cymbals.
Chase Distillery
British, independent and family-owned producer of one of the world's best vodkas.
flexi – Bogdahn International
The inventor and world’s leading manufacturer of the retractable dog leash.
Family owned company producing everything from citric acid to sweeteners and xantham gum for a host of industries.
Family run company producing innovative, high end audio equipment.
F. Ball and Co. Ltd
U.K. based company specializing in flooring products.
Family-owned British business specializing in the manufacture of construction equipment.
Specialists in injection molded polymer bearings and reinforced plastic cable carriers.
Germany based world leaders in chainsaws and power tools.
Pickerings Lifts
Family owned manufacturer of lifts.
Ohio-based manufacturers of food blenders.