Silampos has been started in 1951, in Cesar (Oliveira de Azeméis - Portugal).
Produced back in the 60's, the first pressure cooker in Portugal, which brought nationwide fame and recognition to the company.
Silampos became specialist in the production of stainless steel cookware, and developed since then its current product range.
Campos family took the lead of Silampos and that has enabled the company restructuring and equipment acquisition with the aim to improve the capacity / productivity / quality trilogy needed to strengthen the position in the domestic market and break into the export markets. That move enabled Silampos to become the most important Portuguese company in the metallic cookware sector for residential use.
The company has been investing systematically in technology in order to be up-to-date and in 1993 has bought namely the Impact Disc Plus system for metallic cookware production.
In 1996, Silampos achieved the certification of its Quality System, implemented in accordance with ISO 9001.
Silampos UK group acquired the British companies Horwood Homewares Ltd and Kaufmann Ltd, which were sold in 2016.
By the end of 2001, Silampos became a private limited company with a share of capital of 4.000.000,00 euros totally owned by Campos family who started the company.
Silampos broke into the hotel and restaurant market with a customized stainless steel industrial cookware collection.
Developed the Multidisc cookware, a top of the line collection that enables significant energy consumption and time savings. This technology uses the most sophisticated thermal bases, thus enabling the entire piece to take full advantage of the benefits of the thermal base.
The brand Cook Silampos was created to be sold in large retail stores.
Silampos has been centering its activity in the cooking area, now it is time to consider other opportunities related to technological and production development for instance the Garden area.
Created a brand entirely dedicated to street furniture: Silampos Urban, which is the result of the expansion in different business areas, referring to its roots, high levels of demand and know-how acquired by the company for product development. It envolves the activities of Design, Product Engineering and Marketing, which develop and sell functional and symbolic products for public, semi public and private spaces, indoor and outdoor.
In March of 2015, Silampos obtained the ISO 14001 environmental certification. It is one of the only manufacturers of metallic cookware in the world and the first one in Portugal to do so.
In July 2015, it achieved the ISO 50001 certification of energy management. In pursuit of efficiency, we are the first companies in the world to have this certification of energy management.
Startwist Pressure Cooker launching. It has a new closing and opening clamp system and stands out for its quality, aesthetics, functionality and safety.
Launch of the Heritage, a Retro Revival model with green exterior coating and golden solden handles with titanium coating PVD.