FOGEL GROUP is the parent company of a group dedicated to manufacturing, design, sales and service of commercial refrigerators, with a comprehensive product lineup of 300+ models adapted to customer needs. Having presence in 50+ countries around the world including North, South and Central America, The Caribbean, Europe, Africa and India, FOGEL is a key supplier to the world’s largest beverage groups, and has several regional and local customers across other industries such as food service, supermarket, ice cream, dairy, and other refrigerated consumer goods companies.
With 50+ years of experience operating in Latin America, FOGEL GROUP is one of the pioneer companies in the world in design and manufacturing of commercial refrigeration equipment. Two production facilities are owned and operated by the group, one in Guatemala and one in Colombia, with a combined production capacity of 144K coolers per year.
Among FOGEL’s strengths is its capability to innovate and customize coolers so that they become marketing tools that enhance branding at the point of sale. FOGEL understands that its customers are constantly demanding better value, moving towards lower energy consumption coolers and greener equipment, as well as exploring innovative new concepts for marketing their products. FOGEL’s international clients include the largest global beverage companies, such as AB InBev, Pepsi, Coca Cola, Heinken, and Asahi, as well as large regional players in several countries in Latin America, such as CBC, FIFCO, CCN, Cervecería Centroamericana, Big Cola, and many more.
Other important customers include supermarket groups such as Walmart, KOBA, Mercaderías, Olímpica and Exito. Also, large food company groups such as Cargill and Nutresa, and Ice Cream and dairy companies such as Nestle, Lala, Sarita, Grupo Gloria and Dos Pinos.
In 2010, FOGEL launched its first model with hydrocarbon as refrigerant, and was the first company in the world to obtain a U.L. safety certification for a glass door upright cooler with R-290. This model was introduced in the United States for Superbowl XLIV and the coolers were installed in Sun Life Stadium in Miami.
As of today, FOGEL has 110+ U.L. certified models with R 290 hydrocarbon refrigerant, including the most popular ones of its FROSTER® line for beer at subzero temperature.