Brand History and Description –
British manufacturer Numatic International Limited is mainly known for making domestic, industrial and commercial cleaning and maintenance equipment and for distributing them worldwide. The firm is a major producer and distributor of vacuum cleaners in the UK. It is also best known for the iconic and popular “Henry” domestic vacuum cleaners and their related models that come in canister designs with human names and “smiling faces”. The company was originally founded in 1969 by Chris Duncan and till today, it is owned and operated by him. He created in 1968 the compact shape associated with “Henry”. With a manufacturing facility that is placed in Chard, Somerset, the firm distributes products in the Netherlands, Germany, France and South Africa.