Our Story

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At   Onward Manufacturing Company, we build a wide range of gas grills for people who want to enjoy a casual, relaxed style of everyday outdoor living. We are a barbecuing family who has been in the business of building high quality gas grills for nearly three decades. Our gas grills are enjoyed in millions of Canadian backyards and are quickly gaining popularity throughout the United States and Europe.

 

MADE FOR PERFORMANCE

Every component in and on a Broil King® is built to work together and perform as the ultimate cooking system. From the wheels to the cook box, each piece is designed and built by experts, people who are enthusiastic and knowledgeable about barbecuing. Broil King’s precise heat control and specifically designed features give you the ability to cook to perfection. The result is Broil King’s very own Great Barbecue Flavour.

MADE TO  LAST

Broil King® gas grills are dependable. We follow the highest standards when building our grills by monitoring quality with complete documentation at every step of the process. We are one of the few manufacturers in the industry who are ISO certified. Using quality North American steel, you will have peace of mind knowing that our grills are designed to last.

MADE WITH PRIDE

We are committed to producing gas grills that you can count on for quality, performance and dependability. Our gas grills are manufactured in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and Huntington, Indiana, USA. These large, efficient manufacturing and warehousing facilities have the space we need to meet the growing demand for Broil King® grills and deliver orders quickly to our global customers.

We continually strive to procure our components from competitive, domestic sources like purchasing steel from local mills and ensuring that quality will always be first and foremost. There is a lot of pride and craftsmanship that go into our grills and the knowledge that they are built in North America and backed by industry leading warranties. Onward Manufacturing is fully integrated with in-house design and engineering, tool and die making, precise metal stamping and fabrication, powder epoxy painting, porcelain enameling, injection molding, aluminum die casting, final assembly and packaging, supply chain and distribution. We are not just assemblers, we are fully committed to the entire process ensuring we control the quality from start to finish.

 

With nearly thirty years of experience building high quality gas grills and maintaining an inventory of genuine Broil King® parts, you can rely on us to be there when you need us. Should you ever have a question or require assistance, we have a dedicated team of North American based customer service professionals waiting to assist you.

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6 responses to “Our Story

  1. Nous venons de faire l’aquisition d’un BBQ BROIL KING cela fait 4 fois que nous l’utilison et nous en sommes tres satisfait, je l’ai achete a mon mari pour ka fete des peres au mois de juin.

  2. Hi

    Just wanna confirm where the Baron S 440 broil king is assembled and manufactured. Looking to purchase a unit from the local Lowes.

    Looking forward to hear from you.

    Thanks

    • Hi Robert,

      The Baron S440 is manufactured and assembled in our facility in Huntington, IN USA. Preference is given to North American suppliers where possible, but some components are sourced internationally.

  3. Hi, I bought a Baron 590LP in Canada. I was told all is made in USA/Canada. But inside the griddles says made in China (upc: 626821112410). Support told that they are made in USA but printed in China…. Kind of weird since it says Made in China for Onward….

    What is true here?

    • Hey Ivan, all of our gas grills are built in the USA and Canada, the Baron 590LP that you purchased is built in Huntington Indiana USA in our largest facility. In that building we fabricate all of the stainless and steel parts in house from coils of raw steel. We paint and porcelain coat too. All of your plastic parts are formed in our plastic injection molding facility in Kitchener Canada and all of your aluminum parts come from our foundry in Tennessee where they are cast from liquid aluminum. We turn raw materials into the majority of your grill.

      The thermometer, electronics, handle and cooking grids are manufactured in China. Our manufacturing quality controls are stringent and we apply them to all of our facilities domestic and abroad. I hope that clarifies things for you. We have 3 very large production and warehousing facilities in the US and Canada with a dedicated domestic workforce. Our design, customer service, marketing and sales teams are all based in Canada. Thanks for your support and purchase!

      • Hi, thanks for the clarity of the information. You should apss information to support since they told me that finally grids are made in USA (maybe for me to stop contacting support?). Also a Broilking salesman, told me that grids are made in USA which is no true. I am disappointed about this. Also on the website the USA/CANADA is so large it can be very confusing.

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