Dysons Essay

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Dyson (company) Dyson Appliances Limited | | Type | Private company | Industry | Technology | Founded | 1992 | Founder(s) | Sir James Dyson | Headquarters | Malmesbury, Wiltshire, UK | Key people | Sir James Dyson (Managing director) Deirdre Dyson (Deputy managing director) Martin McCourt (CEO) | Products | Vacuum cleaners, washing machines, hand dryers, desk fans (see products listing) | Revenue | GB £1 billion (2011) | Profit | GB £115 million (2006) | Owner(s) | Sir James Dyson | Employees | 3,100 (2011) | Website | dyson.com | Dyson DC07 vacuum cleaner Dyson Ltd is a British technology company, founded in 1992 by Sir James Dyson, which designs and manufactures vacuum cleaners, hand dryers, bladeless fans and heaters. It sells machines in over 50 countries and employs 3,100 people worldwide. The company prides itself on engineering products which work in different and better ways than their predecessors. Dyson’s founder, James Dyson, famously created 5,127 prototypes of his first machine, the vacuum cleaner, in a workshop behind his house, before developing one that he considered worked perfectly, the DC01. Contents * 1 History * 1.1 Patent infringement * 2 The James Dyson Award and the James Dyson Foundation * 3 Cyclone technology * 4 Air Multiplier Technology * 5 Criticisms and controversy * 5.1 Production moves to Malaysia * 5.2 Bell Pottinger * 6 Products * 7 See also * 8 References * 9 External links | History In 1971, Dyson discovered a number of problems with the conventional wheelbarrow he was using while renovating his property. He found that the wheel sunk into the mud, was unstable and was prone to punctures; the steel body caused damage to paint work and became covered with dried cement. These problems got James thinking about improvements, and by 1974 James had a

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