As an international leader in the innovation and marketing of outdoor products,
The Coleman Company, Inc., helps people have fun and make memories by providing
the gear integral to their favorite outdoor experiences. Founded in 1900 and based in Wichita, Kan., Coleman is a wholly owned subsidiary
of Jarden Corporation. After the war, Coleman focuses even more on the outdoors. Americans become
increasingly interested in recreation, traveling by car to see the country.
Roadside parks and campsites crop up everywhere. The company's slogan, The
Greatest Name in the Great Outdoors,ť serves it well as it expands its product
line. Large selection of Coleman water jugs, and coolers.