Since 1919, with the invention of the first practical electric hair clipper, Wahl Clipper Corporation has been the leader in the professional and home grooming category. Today, with over 2200 employees worldwide, they are proud to carry forward the tradition of innovation and superior customer service that was created by Leo J. Wahl. While others have changed over the years, they have also stayed the same. They are still headquartered in Sterling, Illinois, USA. Today their products are sold in approximately 165 countries worldwide with six global manufacturing facilities as well as eleven sales offices. Their products remain the global standard for integrity, value and efficiency. At Wahl, they are proud of their heritage of excellence as well as their remarkable list of ground-breaking innovations for the present and future for the global market.