About Dualit When German-born Max Gort-Barten returned to England after the end of the Second World War, he decided to put his engineering nous into designing and producing home appliances. And so Dualit was born. Despite taking its name from a 'Dual Light Electric Fire', it was the Dualit toaster that first caught the public's attention, a line of products for which the company is still famed.Dualit's catalogue of products today includes everything from kettles and hand mixers, to mini ovens and coffee pods. All products are rigorously tested to ensure they meet Dualit's high standards for functionality and design. Despite their expanded product line, Dualit's range of toasters remain their most iconic products. Each toaster undergoes extensive research and development, to ensure toast is crunchy on the outside and soft in the middle, giving you the perfect slice to wake up to in the morning.Founded over 70 years ago, Dualit constantly embraces change to revolutionise its production methods and product line. Responding to the need for a more environmentally aware process, Dualit have worked to reduce the energy consumption of it products. However, their products are still rooted in the founding principles of being reliable and well-engineered. Whether it's a toaster, a kettle or a hand-mixer, you can be assured that it is built to last, and will work efficiently and simply.