Sunbeam microwaves are manufactured by Sunbeam Products, Incorporated. Sunbeam Products does business as Jarden Consumer Solutions, which is a subsidiary of the Jarden Corporation. Jarden Corporation acquired Sunbeam in 2004.
Sunbeam began selling consumer appliances in 1910 and grew into an international conglomerate between the 1960s and 1980s before declining to the point of bankruptcy in 2001. Jarden purchased the company after Sunbeam was restructured into the privately held American Household.
The Jarden Corporation, which is based in Boca Raton, Florida, owns numerous other well-known brands, including Coleman, Oster, Ball and Mr. Coffee. As of 2015, the company was ranked number 356 on the Fortune 500 list.