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.
The Belle Epoque - the exciting era in the early 20th century that witnessed not only the birth of the Hansgrohe company but also an explosion of European art and culture. An era caught between the romance of rustic spas and the industrial revolution. An era that inspired this Axor bathroom collection: Axor Montreux. Authentic in the smallest detail, the Axor Montreux collection enhances every traditional ambiance - and turns the daily visit to the bathroom into a true journey through time. Due to clear, geometric shapes Axor Montreux not only meshes within a pure traditional ambiance, but also within a mixtures of styles.