With its brands AXOR and hansgrohe the Hansgrohe Group takes sixth place in the 2017 iF rankings and is the iF design leader of the sanitation industry
In 2017, the Hansgrohe Group once again ranks among the ten best companies in the world in the field of design. In the current “company” design rankings published by the renowned International Forum Design (iF), the taps and showers specialist based in Schiltach, Germany, ranks sixth among some 2,000 listed companies. With 1,040 points, Hansgrohe improved on its 2016 position, moving up four places and surpassing Audi to become the top-listed German company. The internationally active Hansgrohe Group from the Black Forest also places ahead of world-famous brands such as Apple, BMW and Siemens. By securing a top position in this list of “good design”, the taps and showers specialist also further expands its lead over competitors in the sanitation industry. The iF “company” ranking combines the overall results of the iF awards received by a company over the past three years.