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This Italian manufacturer of household appliances began operations in 1948. founded Smeg Vittorio Bertazzoni in the village of Guastalla, located in the region of Emilia (Guastalla, Emiliane, Itally). The name of the company is an abbreviation that stands for Smalterie Metallurgiche Emiliane Guastalla (Metallurgical Factory-Emilia-Guastalla).
The idea to start producing household appliances came in the early 50s. The first such products were gas stoves, the success of which led to the fact that it was decided to develop in this direction. By the beginning of the 60s, the range of products was supplemented by washing machines.
To date, products Smeg - these are gas stoves, washing machines, refrigerators, hoods, dishwashers and other similar devices, without which the life of a modern family is unthinkable. Both built-in and freestanding appliances are available.
Company Smeg is a private enterprise owned by the Bertazzoni family. The company headquarters is still located in Guastalla. Smeg household appliances are known almost all over the world, but are especially popular in Europe.
A well-known division of the company is Smeg Instrumentsthat deals with laboratory equipment.