About us

We are an international manufacturing pole with production sites in Italy.
Although produced in highly automated factory, our products retain the charm of Made in Italy craftsmanship due to human interaction and control at every stage of the production process.

Alluflon group

We are currently present on the market with three brands: Moneta, Berndes and Alluflon. We are an international sales organization that works through different types of distribution channels such as large-scale retail trade, specialized shops, loyalty program agencies and prominent e-commerce websites.

1875

Moneta is founded in Milan

1920

Our products reaching the international markets

1921

Heinrich Berndes establishes Berndes

1960

Our first non-stick pans are introduced

1970

Alluflon was founded on June 6th in Mondavio (Marche)

1975

The roller coating plant was conceived and set up

1976

Berndes launched the world’s first non-stick pan in die-cast aluminium: the ‘Bonanza’ line

1986

The Moneta brand became part of the Alluflon Group. New production technologies drive its expansion

1995

Berndes introduced ColorCAST® coloured cookware series

1996

Early adoption of the international quality certification standards

2005

Berndes launched the line Vario Click: the hardwearing and secure removable-handle system

2008

Pioneers in ceramic-coating application. Moneta was the first to introduce the white color sol-gel

2009

Patented induction technology for cast aluminum – Rated efficiency class A by TÜV Rheinland for cast aluminum products

2010

The first pure ceramic coating facility in Germany is built by Berndes

2011

Plant renovation with extended production capacity

2012

The Berndes brand and plants became part of the Group

2014

Introduction of the multifunctional cookware range B.double

2015

Alluflon achieved full compliance to the ISO 14001 and SA 8000 certifications standards.

Moneta launched new patented Finegres and Protection Base coatings on the market.

2016

Our NOVA line won the HOME STYLE AWARD 2016

2017

Berndes won Brand Award in 2017 and 2018

2018

Moneta developed and launched Artech Stone Ultra non-stick coating

2019
2020

Berndes and Moneta launched b.green and Recy, their first sustainable cookware lines made of 100% recycled aluminium from cans

2021

100 years Berndes

2022

Berndes’ b.green, first 100% sustainable line, won Kitchen Innovation Award 2022