Brand History and Description –
Based in Cleveland, Ohio, the Kirby Company is known for manufacturing home cleaning accessories and vacuum cleaners. It is a working division of Scott Fetzer Company which is itself a part of the Berkshire Hathaway. The dealers of Kirby Company are located in more than 50 countries all over the world. The products manufactured by Kirby are sold only via in-home and door-to-door demonstrations. Kirby Company is also a member of Direct Selling Association. The first models of Kirby vacuum cleaners were made by Jim Kirby for Carl Fetzer and George Scott after the World War I. However, the name Kirby was not used for the vacuum cleaners until the 1930s.