The KitchenAid company was introduces as the manufacturer of electric stand mixers made by the Hobart Manufacturing company in 1919. KitchenAid was founded by Herbert Johnston, an engineer in 1908. KitchenAid manufactures and markets the KitchenAid coffee maker as well as a full line of premium-price home appliances. Also in its kitty are some other products like ovens, cooktops, and washers and dryers. With over 100 years history, KitchenAid now distribute its appliance around the world.