Originally founded in Ohio in 1908, Hoover Limited became a registered company in the UK in 1919. The first factory, in Perivale in Middlesex, opened in 1932 with Hoover quickly establishing itself as the undisputed leader in the floor-cleaning market. Hoover is a household name, known worldwide as a maker of quality appliances. The Hoover aim is to understand your requirements and develop products to fulfil them. Today Hoover, as part of the Hoover Candy Group, employs over 1,350 people in the UK alone.