Family of Brands - The Companion Group

Family of Brands

The Companion Group’s family of brands began 30 years ago with a single charcoal starter. We now offer five brands of high-quality and innovative products for entertaining with the barbecue and pizza making experience, both outdoor and indoor.

Not In My Backyard

Not In My Backyard
Not In My Backyard™ is a line of all-natural mosquito-repelling products that help ensure a pleasant and safe outdoor experience for the entire family. NIMBY offers refillable pieces such as wristbands, clips, zappers, candles, and tabletop accessories. The insert refills are made up of 100% all-natural essential oils known to be more effective in repelling mosquitoes and other flying insects than citronella alone.

Charcoal Companion

Charcoal Companion
The Charcoal Companion® line of superior barbecue tools, baskets, grids, thermometers, and specialty grilling accessories to meet every outdoor cooking need. If you can’t find it in Charcoal Companion, you simply don’t need it!

Pizzacraft

Pizzacraft

Pizzacraft® features an extensive line of artisan quality pizza ovens, stones, tools, and accessories for crafting and baking pizzas at home in the oven or on the grill. No other pizza product selection on the market matches Pizzacraft in terms of quality and variety. With Pizzacraft, everyone can experience the joy of a perfectly prepared pizza: piping hot, dripping with melted cheese baked into an amazingly crispy crust.

Steven Raichlen Best of Barbecue

Steven Raichlen

Steven Raichlen’s Best of Barbecue™ brand is a signature line of tools and accessories created with a commitment to bringing professional quality barbecue tools to every griller. Planet Barbecue™ spice rubs and marinade pastes deliver an exceptional and authentic grilling experience, shaped by the live-fire cooking traditions spanning the globe documented in Steven’s bestselling cookbook.

Patio Companion

Patio CompanionThe Patio Companion® line includes candles – with or without citronella, lanterns, filled container candles, and torches. The assortment complements a wide variety of current trends and help to create comfortable and stylish spaces for families who want who want to bring style into their living areas and make their homes a cherished oasis.


Product Information for Brands

Product Information

The Companion Group provides product information and images for all brands to assist retailers with merchandising and promotional programs.