Ohio-based Vitamix® was founded in 1921; the fourth generation family owned and operated business is committed to improving the vitality of people’s lives. Long before there was a health foods industry the company founder saw the many benefits of blending as a way to quickly and easily prepare healthy foods that taste delicious; he named his blender “Vita-Mix” because “vita” means life. Today the company offers an American-made range of premium quality high-performance blenders that are the only blender used by the Culinary Institute of America to train the next generation of professional chefs. Prepare healthy, natural baby food and juice for your child – the professional series stainless steel blenders process food to release all the nutritional benefits of fruits and vegetables. Products include commercial quality blenders that chop, juice, puree and grind along with blender accessories and replacement parts such as extra containers and replacement containers.