“When in 1960 we invented the first kitchen island, we have initiated a change. From there, the Poggenpohl kitchen became a place of discovery and sharing of experiences. This is what marks the difference between common experiences and unusual experiences.” – Lars Völkel
Founded in 1892, it is the oldest known kitchen brand of the world and one of the strongest brands in Germany. Throughout its 120 years of remarkable history, Poggenpohl has always been a leading brand in its industry, thanks to the exceptional design of its luxury kitchens, an internationally recognized quality. Now, for the fourth consecutive time, Poggenpohl receives the coveted Superbrand Award 2012; an accolade with very strict selection criteria, which aim to analyse the dominance of the brand, its market acceptance and longevity as well as the loyalty and trust of consumers.
Always following the most innovative ideas, it has created the first white lacquered furniture, the first kitchen islands with ergonomic working heights, always combining technical expertise, high-quality materials, craftsmanship and a futuristic innovative design, very characteristic elements of a Poggenpohl kitchen. Perfection is its main goal, and therefore it devotes full attention to the smallest details, with determination and always for the sake of perfection. Driven continuously according to the latest technologies and trends in design, a Poggenpohl kitchen is not just where one prepares meals but also a place where one lives marked by sensations and emotions.