FACTS AND FIGURES

Grohe AG is Europe’s largest and the world’s leading provider of sanitary fittings under one brand. As a global brand for sanitary products and systems, GROHE relies on its brand values quality, technology, design and responsibility in order to be able to offer “Pure Freude an Wasser”.
Presence
in more than 130 countries

Turnover 2013
GROHE Group (incl. Joyou) EUR 1.45 billion (+ 3%)

EBITDA 2013
GROHE Group (incl. Joyou) EUR 286 milion (+5%)

Export Rate
GROHE Group (incl. Joyou) 85%
Number of Employees
GROHE Group (incl. Joyou) 9,300
Grohe AG 5,800

The GROHE group has three production plants in Germany as well as several plants in other markets.
3 locations in Germany: Hemer, Lahr, Porta Westfalica
1 location in Portugal: Albergaria-a-Velha
1 location in Thailand: Rayong Province

GROHE CORPORATE CENTER AND GROHE
DESIGN STUDIO

GROHE Headquarter in Düsseldorf
The GROHE Corporate Center and the GROHE Design Studio are situated in the heart of Düsseldorf, the state capital of North Rhine-Westphalia and one of Germany’s centres of the fashion and design sectors. Being active in over 130 countries, the company benefits from good access to an international infrastructure at its new location. GROHE believes in the principle of short lines of communication externally as well as internally. The transparency and openness of the new Corporate Center, which was designed by Richard Meier, encourages interaction between employees and communication with market partners. This is also reflected in the new GROHE Store, a cutting-edge showroom and dedicated communication centre.

PRODUCTION PLANTS

Grohe AG operates six production sites. With three production sites, Germany is the location for innovation, design and development.

HEMER / GERMANY

  • Innovation and competence centre for cartridges and faucets
  • Fully integrated manufacture
  • Production focus: premium faucets

LAHR / GERMANY

  • Innovation and competence centre for showers and shower systems
  • production focus: all showers and shower systems

PORTA WESTFALICA / GERMANY

  • Innovation and competence centre for sanitary systems
  • Production focus: installation components, special fittings, flushing and sanitary systems as well as mechanical and electronic self-closing fittings

ALBERGARIA /
PORTUGAL

  • Fully integrated manufacture
  • Large-scale production for all product categories

KLAENG /
THAILAND

  • Fully integrated production and assembly plant
  • Large-scale production for all product categories