With 34 companies and 21 sales offices all over the world, Hansgrohe is one of the few global players in the sanitation industry. During the 2016 financial year, Hansgrohe employed around 4,800 people and supplied products to more than 140 countries. The Hansgrohe Group have two the brands “hansgrohe” and “AXOR”.


Building a future on tradition

Tap and shower specialist Hansgrohe is a company steeped in tradition. Founder Hans Grohe started out small in 1901, with a metal pressing workshop in Schiltach in the Black Forest. The creative hub and the company headquarters are still based there. But today, the hansgrohe brand that “Clever Hans” created enjoys a worldwide reputation: the products are used and popular all over the world.