Headquarters of the Hansgrohe Group in schiltach.
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The Hansgrohe Group in facts and figures

Learn facts worth knowing about the Hansgrohe company. With 34 subsidiaries 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, it employed around 4,800 people and supplied products in more than 140 countries. By the way, “hansgrohe,” along with “AXOR,” are the two brands that make up the Hansgrohe Group.

Every future needs a past

Hansgrohe is a company of tradition. In 1901, founder Hans Grohe started from humble beginnings with a metal pressing plant in Schiltach in the Black Forest. The creative center and company headquarters are still located there today, though, the hansgrohe brand created by “clever Hans” enjoys a reputation worldwide.

Hansgrohe Group: Present on all continents

Hansgrohe the company...

  • Is a European stock corporation (Societas Europaea SE) that is not listed on the stock exchange;
  • Has two main shareholders:
    - The Masco Corporation of Taylor, Michigan, as majority shareholder (68%) 
    - Syngroh Verwaltungs- und Beteiligungs-GmbH, Schiltach, the holding company of the Klaus Grohe family (32%).

The Hansgrohe Group, a company with a broad international base, has production operations in Germany, France China and the USA. It generates around 80% of its turnover abroad.

hansgrohe the brand – Hansgrohe the company

This website page contains everything about the hansgrohe brand and its premium products for the bathroom and kitchen. Products by the AXOR design brand, for luxurious bathrooms and kitchens, can be found on the AXOR website. On the Hansgrohe Group website, we’ve bundled important information for you about Hansgrohe the company.

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Success factor number 1: Employees

This has been true since 1901: Hansgrohe is a place for people who like to experiment. Who love working with beautifully designed and superbly functioning high-quality products. Who shine in their fields with outstanding expertise. Who dedicate themselves anew, day after day, and advocate on behalf of the resource of water. Of these committed people, there are currently around 5,000, and the numbers are increasing. They are the key to continuing growth at the Hansgrohe Group.