About Hafele

About Häfele

Häfele, an international company providing hardware and fitting systems and electronic locking systems, has a long and rich history that began in 1923. Today customers from 150 countries rely on Häfele’s expertise and performance.

Häfele – Company Portrait

Over the last 95 years, the German family-owned and operated company has grown from a local speciality store for joinery requirements into a company with global operations.

Now 38 subsidiaries and many additional dealerships belong to the Häfele Group. The management is now in the hands of the third generation: Sibylle Thierer took over as chair of the Häfele Group in 2003

Facts & Figures

The business figures of the Häfele Group have developed in a positive way over the last few years, despite the challenging economic situation. In the 2019 financial year the Häfele Group achieved sales of 1.5 billion Euros, with an export share of 80%.

The Häfele Story

Since being established in 1923, The Häfele Group has grown all over the world. From humble beginnings in the Black Forest of Germany, to international recognition, the Häfele Story has had many milestones.

To read more about the steps and changes that have shaped and formed the Häfele of today, you can read the full story here.

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