GROHE is delighted to have been ranked as one of Germany’s most innovative companies in a new survey carried out by brand eins Wissen, the corporate publishing branch of brand eins Medien AG in Hamburg, and Statista, a leading statistics portal. Out of 1,800 companies, 256 made it onto the top list, including GROHE. The companies have won the title of “Innovator of the Year 2016”.
The 256 companies from 20 different industries were assessed in three areas of innovation: products, processes and corporate culture. GROHE falls into the consumer goods category, which also comprises renowned brands such as Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Samsung Electronics GmbH, adidas AG and Miele & Co. KG.
Michael Rauterkus, CEO of Grohe AG, says: “We are proud that the experts have acknowledged our ability to innovate and put us on the top list. It is a great honour to have been chosen from among this large number of world-famous innovators. We will now aim to live up to our title of Innovator of the Year 2016 and to continue taking the sanitary fittings industry forward with more innovative technologies, designs and products.”