Legion Industries, Inc. was originally formed in the late 80s to acquire all assets from Legion Utensils Co., Inc. Its established predecessors, founded in 1987, sold high-quality silver products to hotels, restaurants, steamships, and more. As the Legion Utensils Company, they quickly became a leader in manufacturing stainless steel products in the commercial foodservice industry. Legion is credited for introducing the Insulated Braising Pan, a piece of equipment popularized in Europe, into the US in the early 60s. They are also responsible for pioneering the development of bi-metal cookware, and the plating of copper, brass, and silver on stainless steel. Legion!&#!39;s vast product line includes Tilting Skillets, Multi-Functional Skittle® Cookers, handcrafted chafers, and buffetware.