1953 – Abey is founded and begins manufacturing plumbing & building products by 1965.1979 – Abey invents a new plumbing clipping system and revolutionises the industry, winning the“Best New Product” plumbing award1990 – Abey develops a new range of corrosion proof Stainless Steel masonry products after the Newcastle (NSW) earthquake.1991 – Abey seized the opportunity to develop their own branded sinkware marking the beginning of its presence in the high end kitchen and laundry appliances market.1999 – Abey moves its Head Office, manufacturing and warehousing operations into a purpose built facility in Melton (VIC). With a 10,000 sqm state of the art building and 26 acres of land there is ample space for growth.2002 – Abey acquires the exclusive distribution of World Leader ‘GESSI’ which places Abey in the high end tapware market.
2004 – Abey opens Designer Selection Centres in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth and introduces the exquisite ‘RIFRA’ Italian Bathroom furniture.
2006 – Abey launches ‘BARAZZA’ cooking appliances, an Italian made product with innovative designs and superior quality.The Abey range is a result of consistent & ongoing product development, with focus on innovative solutions & efficient technologies & practices.
Today Abey is still an Australian family business manufacturing and marketing a vast range of over 1200 productsFor 56 years, Abey has been synonymous of quality and innovation, bringing the latest designs and technologies to Australia & New Zealand.
The ability to seize opportunities, an intimate knowledge of the industry and a flexible and responsive management style have been a fundamental key to the company’s success.Finding new ways to enrich customers needs by focusing upon solutions, Abey has been led in its quest by current Managing Director, Geoff Anderson and a supportive management team.“May you live in interesting times”