One of today’s most famous creative minds and a versatile yet serious designer. The Frenchman has designed almost everything from café chairs to toothbrushes, from stools to prefabricated houses. However, one of his greatest successes is the Axor Starck collection, with which Hansgrohe caused quite a stir in 1994 – the first mixer with a joystick-like operating lever.
Unmatched attention to detail. Superior craftsmanship. From finely detailed, handcrafted STEELART sinks and the natural warmth and beauty of SILGRANIT®, to the elegant artistry of BLANCO faucets, BLANCO products are celebrated worldwide for their unmatched quality and timeless beauty. In 2010 BLANCO celebrates 85 years of design and manufacturing excellence.
American Standard is a leading North American manufacturer of bath and kitchen products. The Company participates in all key product categories including bathroom and kitchen faucets, fixtures and furniture with leading positions in toilets and the number two position in bathroom fixtures in the U.S. and overall category leadership in Canada, the Dominican Republic and Mexico. Products are marketed under brand names such as American Standard®, Porcher® and Jado®.