Metall Zug AG is a holding company, which engages in the development, production, and distribution of electrical appliances and devices. It operates through the following segments: Household Appliances, Infection Control, Wire Processing, Medical Devices, and Corporate. The Household Appliances segment comprises of appliances for kitchen, laundry, and gastronomy, as well as services and other products, such as containers, surface technology, and special products. The Infection Control segment includes equipment for medical institutions, pharmaceutical industry, and laboratories. The Wire Processing segment consists of cable processing machines, test systems, software, and services for wire processing. The Medical Devices segment offers products and services for diagnosis and surgery, primarily in the fields of ophthalmology and microsurgery. The Corporate segment deals with management and real estate activities. The company was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.