Vileda is a German household and cleaning products company. It is a brand of the housewares division of Freudenberg Group, and is distributed through O-Cedar in the United States. The brand sells different mechanical products for cleaningLooking back on over 65 years of history, Vileda® is one of the most internationally recognised household brands, alongside others such as O'Cedar®, Wettex®, Gala® and Swash®. The activities of its parent company, Freudenberg Home and Cleaning Solutions GmbH (FHCS) are divided into the Consumer Division (approx. 85% of sales) and the Professional Division. FHCS is a subsidiary of the Freudenberg Group, an international family-owned German company with over 160 years of history. Total sales of Freudenberg Home and Cleaning Solutions GmbH (FHCS) in 2012 rose by 3,7 percent to 712,6 million Euros compared to 687,2 million Euros in 2011.