The Middleby Corporation (Middleby) through its operating subsidiary Middleby Marshall Inc. (Middleby Marshall) and its subsidiaries, is engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing, distribution, and service of a line of cooking and warming equipment used in all types of commercial restaurants and institutional kitchens, and food preparation, cooking and packaging equipment for food processing operations. The Company operates in two segments: the Commercial Foodservice Equipment Group and the Food Processing Equipment Group. In October 2013, the Company announced the acquisition of the commercial refrigeration and foodservice products business of Celfrost Innovations Pvt. Ltd. In December 2013, Middleby announced the acquisition of Automatic Bar Controls, Inc. In January 2014 Middleby Corp, acquired the assets of Market Forge Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of steam cooking equipment for the foodservice industry.