Discover the inventive heart of Hansgrohe’s international success. Founded in 1901 in Germany’s the Black Forest, Hansgrohe has been brimming with ideas since the very start, pioneering bathroom design innovation. Whether it’s the first affordable hand shower or the single lever tap, Hansgrohe has led the way with these milestones of bathroom design. Driven by innovation. The Hansgrohe name is synonymous with superior quality for a reason – it’s the result of almost 120 years of expertise. Company founder, Hans Grohe, played a pioneering role in the development of the modern home bathroom, setting design trends that are still in use today, enriching people’s lives throughout the world.