|Dimplex North America Limited is the world leader in electric heating, offering a wide range of residential, commercial and industrial products. The company's commitment to innovation has fostered outstanding product development and design excellence. In 1991, Dimplex North America entered the North American market by acquiring several leading electric heating brands: Electromode, Sentinel, Chromalox and Westcan. New product development has long been a hallmark of Dimplex North America. Recent innovations include: the patented electric flame technology, as the company made history in the fireplace industry when it developed and produced the first electric fireplace with a truly realistic "wood burning" flame effect in 1997. The company has since been granted 19 patents covering various areas of electric flame technology. Stoves, fireplaces and specialty fireplaces are sold throughout North America under the Dimplex, Symphony and electraflame brand names for consumers and under OptiFlame for builders. Dimplex North America is headquartered in a newly expanded 200,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution facility located in Cambridge, Ontario.