BSH Hausgeräte GmbH is the largest manufacturer of home appliances in Europe and one of the leading companies in the sector worldwide. With a portfolio of 14 brands, BSH covers a wide range of consumer needs. Alongside the global brands Bosch and Siemens, as well as Gaggenau and Neff, the portfolio includes the local hero brands Thermador, Balay, Coldex, Constructa, Pitsos, Profilo, Ufesa and Zelmer, as well as the Junker and Viva labels.
Successful all over the world
Founded in 1967 as a joint venture of Robert Bosch GmbH (Stuttgart) and Siemens AG (Munich), BSH has belonged exclusively to the Bosch Group since January 2015. Over its almost 50-year history, the company has grown from a German exporter into the world's second-largest home appliance manufacturer. With more than 58,000 employees, BSH increased its revenue in 2016 to around 13.1 billion Euros. BSH has some 40 factories worldwide and produces the entire range of modern home appliances. This ranges from cookers, ovens and extractor hoods, dishwashers, washing machines, dryers, fridges and freezers to small appliances (Consumer Products) such as vacuum cleaners, coffee machines, kettles, irons and hairdryers.