ALI Spa is an Italian corporation with its headquarters in Cernusco s/N (Milan) – Italy. The company, through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets and services a broad line of commercial and institutional foodservice equipment used by major restaurants and hotel chains, independent restaurants, hospitals, bakeries, ice-cream parlors, schools, airports, correctional institutions, canteens, etc. The Group employs 7,600 people in 22 countries and, in terms of sales, is the world largest group in this industry. It has manufacturing facilities in Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, Sweden, the Netherlands, the UK and the US, and sales and service subsidiaries in Australia, Europe, China, India, Japan, North America, Russia, the Middle East and New Zealand.The Group emphasizes the engineering and development of state-of-the- art equipment, to meet and anticipate the changing competitive market demands. The companies are decentralized and operate independently: each has achieved a high degree of specialization in its specific product lines and is generally regarded as a leader in its segment of the market. Group strategies and related functions, including investment and capital allocation decisions, are performed at corporate level. 66 successful brands blended into a single group give life to one of the most important foodservice equipment manufacturers in the world, providing customers with ideas, products and support services.