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Hansgrohe Group Presents Faucets and Showers for Sustainable Use of Water and Inspires with New Surface Colors and Outdoor Showers

Salone del Mobile 2022: Save the Date

Schiltach, May 2022. When the world's leading trade fair for furniture and design opens its doors in June, Milan will become the showplace of the international interior design industry. AXOR and hansgrohe, the two brands of the Hansgrohe Group, are geared to impress visitors at this year’s Salone del Mobile with groundbreaking innovations for the bathroom and kitchen. From June 07 - 12, 2022, architects, interior designers and the design-savvy public will be able to see water-saving faucets and showers, as well as color trends in the bathroom, for themselves at a Hansgrohe Group booth divided into two brand worlds.

"The Hansgrohe Group has reliably and steadily earned a name for itself as a leading company in innovation, quality, design and responsibility for people and the environment," explains Hans Jürgen Kalmbach, Chairman of the Executive Board of the Hansgrohe Group. "For decades, good design and the highest quality standards are understood by us. But with our products, we go far beyond good form: we think of water in bathrooms and kitchens in completely new dimensions, add functional value to it and thus create an emotional water experience. At the same time, we have new faucets and showers that, thanks to their low consumption, enable sustainable use of water as a resource, without compromising comfort. Architects and interior designers will get their money's worth with the new lacquered surfaces, such as matt black or a curated color palette by Barber Osgerby for AXOR One. Philippe Starck fans are likely to be captivated by AXOR's first outdoor shower system. All in all, surrounded by a booth that will create an impressive atmosphere for our guests," Kalmbach says. "

Our two brands present themselves as two very different and exciting worlds under a common sky," explains Tobias Hollerbach, Head of Corporate Architecture, Hansgrohe SE. The design brand AXOR, as a representative of individual luxury, shows its design icons in artistically and creatively designed mini worlds that reflect the personality of the faucets. Distinctive ambience and individualized products in a contrasting staged environment, embedded in a huge, abstracted wave, underline the luxurious and curative claim of the brand. The premium brand hansgrohe sets an exciting contrast here. The RainTunes digital shower experience is integrated into various sceneries that can be experienced. Natural and haptically exciting materials, flowing and soft structures, create an atmosphere of retreat and relaxation for the visitor. The elements are surrounded by a dune landscape. As a result, a visit to the trade fair is more like a relaxed walk on the beach, where the digital and innovative world of hansgrohe can be discovered and experienced," says Hollerbach.  

About the Hansgrohe Group – Setting the Beat of Water. Since 1901.

With its brands AXOR and hansgrohe, the Hansgrohe Group, based in Schiltach/Southern Germany, enjoys a reputation as a leader in innovation, design and quality within the bath and kitchen industry. Founded in 1901 in the Black Forest, the company gives water form and function with its faucets, showerheads and shower systems. The 120-year history of the company is marked by innovations, such as the first hand-held shower with multiple spray types, the first pull-out kitchen faucet, and the first wall bar to hold a hand-held shower.The company holds more than 18,500 active property rights. The Hansgrohe Group stands for long-lasting quality products and for responsibility towards people and the environment. Sustainable production of resource-conserving products is central to the company’s business activities around the globe. With 34 subsidiaries and 20 sales offices supplying products in 152 countries, the globally active company in the sanitary industry is a reliable partner to its customers in all regions of the world. The Hansgrohe Group, its brands and products have won numerous awards, including more than 700 design prizes since 1974. The products of the Hansgrohe Group are found worldwide: on renowned cruise ships, in luxurious 5-star and boutique hotels, in international metropolitan cities, in extraordinary spas, exclusive bathrooms of lodges and luxury villas, public facilities, as well as in countless private homes. The Group’s high quality standards are ensured by seven wholly-owned production facilities: four in Germany, one each in France, the United States and China. In 2021, the Hansgrohe Group generated a turnover of EUR 1.365 billion. It employs around 5,400 people worldwide, about 60 percent of whom work in Germany.

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Astrid Bachmann
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