Hans Grohe founded the company in 1901 in Schiltach. The accuracy, craftsmanship and meticulous working style springs from these origins and is deep-seeded in Black Forest tradition. The success of the company is also due to its passion for water, the elixir of life and from the fact that the company is still guided by the Grohe family. Today, Hansgrohe is a global company with 9 manufacturing locations on 3 continents as well as many sales departments and consulting bases. Countless technological innovations and over 150 Design awards have turned the Hansgrohe Group into one of the most important innovators for the entire world.