Battle Creek®Equipment Company - owns Thermophore and was founded in the late 1920’s & incorporated in 1931 to continue the work of the
Sanitarium Equipment Company that was part of the world-renowned Battle
Creek Sanitarium (the pre-eminent spa known as the "Sans") of the late 1800s’ and early 20th century. Selling health and
exercise equipment was a radical concept in the 1930’s, but the real health benefits from the products proved strong and so, the company flourished. Now
based in Fremont, IN. where they manufacture the majority of their products. They believe in American manufacturing and have for 85 years. Currently run by the founder's grandson, it remains
family-owned. Many employees have worked there for over 20- 40 years!