In 1848, Gardner S. Blodgett built his first oven for a tavern owner in Vermont. From there, the foodservice industry had changed. Blodgett is the leading manufacturer of commercial ovens in the world. Restaurants, hotels, businesses, hospitals, and more trust in the Blodgett name. Combi ovens, deck ovens, and convection ovens are Blodgett!&#!39;s top products. Everything from their Zephaire convection ovens to their combi oven steamers is built with that same quality that Gardner implemented many moons ago.