Our history


1968 Installation of the 1st “COMBY” cell in institutional kitchen (Stell Hospital - Rueil Malmaison - 92 Department)

1968 Comby patent registration

1974 Publication in the Official Journal of pre-cooked meals regulation N°74-163 of 16/07/1974

1983 Jean-Claude COMBY takes part to writing of NF food hygiene standard wiithin the rench Association of Cold.

1987 ACFRI creation by Jean-Claude COMBY, first french manufacturer of cells and tunnels.

1989 Opening of the new ACFRI factory in Z.A. des Bordes 91070 BONDOUFLE

1996 Richard Comby takes control of the business.

2006 Bondoufle factory's extension

2007 ACFRILAB creation, test and training center

2009 ACFRI concept developments : "ACFRI Visu" (ACFRI control display) and wireless probes

2011 Eco-Concept range development

2014 Workshps re-engineering, folding robotization, folding robotization

2016 Purchase of the building located 9 rue Gustave Maillot and building permit deposit

2017 Extention work