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.
You can eat food purely to nourish your body or you can eat for enjoyment, with all the senses delighting your nose and eyes and pleasing your palate. This is the character of Axor kitchen faucets, which do far more than just provide water; they inspire you with their breathtaking beauty and design integrity. The different design collections are as individual as the people they were made for. From opulent to charming, Axor's variety of kitchen faucets is perfect in every respect - in design, quality and functionality.
Axor Starck kitchen faucets are both simple and brilliant in their use of forms. Modern because of their uncompromising minimalism - there is no embellishment, no adornment - Axor Starck kitchen faucets are pure, uncomplicated shapes so typical of designer Philippe Starck. The essentials of his design philosophy are perfectly captured in the single-hole version, which features a classic or puro handle and an elongated, pipe-like spout.