• History


Hubert Deimel founds the company under the name "Hubert Deimel Household Goods Factory" in the basement of his residence in Finnentrop-Deutmecke. The Famos potato peeler is produced and sold.

This gives its name to the company, Famos GmbH, for a long time.



Christian Deimel takes over the management.



Purchase of the production range Westmark.

Kitchen gadgets and household goods for the private kitchen and catering – for families, cooking enthusiasts, caterers and everyone who is looking for reliable quality.



Purchase of the production Monopol.

High-quality tools for gourmets – for wine connoisseurs, those aware of quality and everyone who is looking for that special gift.



First ISO 9001 certification.

Continual self-testing and regular audits by an external, independent testing institute guarantees quality in all processes.



Purchase of the production range Saleen

food-safe and dishwasher-safe woven baskets and placemats made of a special synthetic material for the private household and catering – for practical people who are aware of beauty, those seeking convenience, caterers and everyone who recognises that special something.



Christian Deimel appoints Alfred Habbel to management.