Hansgrohe SE is a German sanitary fittings manufacturer. It was founded by Hans Grohe in 1901, in Schiltach, Germany. Hansgrohe is one of the world’s largest shower head, hand shower and tap suppliers, next to competitors such as Grohe and Kohler. Principal shareholder is the Masco Corporation, Taylor, Michigan, United States.
Hansgrohe is not to be confused with the Grohe AG, another German sanitary fittings manufacturer, which was founded by Hans Grohe’s son Friedrich.
Certified by the German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water (DVGW)
In its work, the DVGW particularly focuses on the issues of safety, hygiene, environmental and consumer protection. With its certification marks, it guarantees a secure gas and water supply in accordance with the highest international standards and supports the industry in technical and scientific matters.
Certified by the TÜV SÜD: “Safety tested. Production monitored"
The TÜV SÜD “Safety tested. Production monitored” certification mark is affixed to household appliances, consumer electronics, sports and leisure products, tools and furniture. The certification mark is TÜV SÜD’s confirmation that the products of the manufacturers are in compliance with national and international standards. The certification mark also covers factory inspections.
The awards, presented by international juries, really underline the quality standards and design leadership of the Hansgrohe Group. Design awards just keep pouring in for hansgrohe: for example, the “reddot Award – best of the best”, “iF Gold Award” or “German Design Award”.
Top Rankings within the iF WORLD DESIGN INDEX
The Hansgrohe Group has achieved top rankings within the iF WORLD DESIGN INDEX 2014 – 2018 of the International Forum Design (iF).