A. O. Smith manufactured its first residential water heater in 1939 which established a tradition of innovation that still continues to this day. A. O. Smith shipped its first commercial water heater in 1953. Equipped with a "glass-lined" tank, it remains the industry standard to protect steel from water corrosion. A. O. Smith is headquartered in Ashland City, Tennessee, home to the world's largest water heater factory. A. O. Smith has five manufacturing facilities in North America, with plants in Veldhoven, The Netherlands and Nanjing, China.
For more than a decade, Jawbone (formerly Aliph) has developed human-centered audio devices and wearable technology unparalleled in their ease-of-use, technical innovation, and sophistication of design. Winning the 2010 IDSA Design of the Decade, Jawbone is the creator of the best-selling and award-winning ICON and ERA Bluetooth headsets; NoiseAssassin, the world's only military-grade noise-eliminating technology; as well as the JAMBOX wireless speakerphone and speaker. Jawbone is a privately held company headquartered in San Francisco.
Aervoe began in the 1970s and since then has manufactured products for industrial, commercial and construction sectors. Products include paints, specialty costings, cleaners, and lubricants.
Aervoe designs their products to meet the strictest environmental and quality standards. Aerosols are VOC and MIR compliant, meet strict California state requirements, and are lead- and CFC-free. Some of the products are formulated with non-flammable and HAPS-free ingredients.
Aervoe first began manufacturing paints and chemicals, then expanded to the following areas below.
Safety, Traffic Control and Outdoor
Includes items for personal and industrial safety, and outdoor recreation. Aervoe's portable appliances are made to easily take with you with outdoor recreation, restaurant use, catering, and jobsite cooking. The solar collection and storage devices allow professionals and outdoor enthusiasts to keep charged in remote locations.
Aervoe has their own product formulation staff who are skilled in chemical formulations. Aervoe has state-of-the-art equipment for color matching, testing, analysis. Each chemist takes ownership of the products they make.
Across all products, at every step of the way, Aervoe does QA: formulation, mixing/batching, manufacturing, overseas product inspection, packaging and labeling. Aervoe's regulatory and technical ensure all products conform to federal, state and local laws.