John Buffington founded Beverage-Air in 1944 when he invented and patented the first horizontal bottle cooler. Since then, Beverage-Air has been synonymous with innovative, heavy duty, American made commercial refrigeration equipment that sets the standard for the rest of the industry. Beverage-Air offers a full line of bar back coolers, beer dispensers, merchandising coolers and sandwich prep tables. Beverage-Air also manufactures specialty units, like Blast Chillers, that will meet all of the specific needs of your foodservice operation. Whether you operate a convenience store, supermarket, restaurant or other retail environment, Beverage-Air has a full range of premium refrigeration and food service equipment solutions to meet your diverse needs.