In 1949 the Columbus Iron Works division of the W. C. Bradley Co. manufactured its first cast iron barbeque grill; innovative gas grills were added in the 1960's and in 1977 the division became known as W. C. Bradley Enterprises. Today it is known as Char?Broil? and remains one of the oldest and most respected outdoor cooking brands, with more Char?Broil? gas grills distributed across the United States than any other brand; it is number one in infrared grills. The range of products includes freestanding gas, electric and infrared grills; tabletop gas, electric and infrared grills; vertical smokers and oil?less turkey fryers. When you want to grill safely at home, while camping, tailgating or on the go, there's certain to be a Char?Broil? grill that's right for you. A simple alternative to gas or charcoal grills, an infrared grill brings outdoor grilling to your patio, deck, balcony or yard.