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AMC International has been in business since 2001, as a distributor of AMC products. The company’s corporate offices are located in Pinehurst, North Carolina. AMC has been in business since 1963.
The AMC company history timeline is presented as follows:
Andrew W. Garfield arrives from America with two small cases and an ingenious idea and founds the direct selling company American Metalcraft Corporation with Georg Timmermann on 1.6.1963 in Bingen.
From Germany the first steps are taken to become an international business. Founding of AMC Switzerland and AMC International.
AMC is a force worldwide. The company is re-christened and is still called Alfa Metalcraft Corporation today. The Italian government awards AMC the Italian Oscar for industry. This highly prized award is a remarkable honor. And there is a revolutionary new cookware unit: the oval roaster.
Founding of the Alfa Institute, now known as the AMC Institute.
A sensational development from the Alfa Institute is introduced: the Visiotherm, a world first, a temperature indicator integrated into the lid knob. Bon Appétit, the world’s best selling cookery book, appears in a new layout with a wider range of recipes.
Founding of ISFE, the International Foundation for the Promotion of Nutrition Research and Nutrition Education.
Another world first is introduced: the energy-saving Akkutherm capsule base.
Launch of another world first:
AMC’s power of innovation has created two more world firsts:
The dream of automatic cooking and baking comes true: launch of the AMC Atmosfera 3000.
The new generation of the AMC Multicooking System, Classic-Starline, is introduced all over the world.
Another new development by AMC’s researchers: the Atmosfera 4000, a miracle of modern kitchen technology, a universal genius in every household.
Market launch of the AMC Secuquick Softline. The further development of the legendary Secuquick means that now even rapid cooking can be healthy.
Implementation of the new brand image.
2010Launch of the new product generation, the AMC Premium System with more world firsts and patents, including the 3-fold guarantee of success, the mobile hotplate Navigenio for automatic cooking and the first stainless steel handles that will not get hot, thanks to the patented Thermobloc ceramic inlay.
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Discussion of Distributor Base and Sales Volume in U.S.
AMC offers the following facts and figures:
18,000 people worldwide
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