Company profile

All people in the world have something in common: they live. Very individual, very different and as diverse as people are. We're here to help.


Core competency
furniture fittings

  • Worldwide unique product range comprising 154,000 items.
  • The product range is constantly updated according to new requirements.
  • Our claim: "German Quality” Perfection.
  • "The Complete Häfele" – the reference tool for hardware technology.
    Weltweit in 24 Sprachen. Tagesaktuell im Internet und als App.

Core competency
architectural hardware

  • More than 51,000 architectural hardware items.
  • Manufacturer-independent advice and procurement for builders, architects, investors and operators. 360° comprehensive project solutions.
  • Electronic locking systems and access management.
  • StarTec – the Häfele brand name for architectural hardware and project fittings for the entire door.

Häfele Worldwide

  • International expertise, local presence.
  • 37 subsidiaries.
  • 11 foreign sales offices.
  • More than 7,600 employees worldwide.
  • Häfele Engineering and purchasing company in China.

Innovative spirit –
the root  of the company.

"Right from the beginning we have asked ourselves what our customers will need tomorrow; and how society and markets will change. This is the origin of our innovations." (Sibylle Thierer)

  • On-going analysis of global market trends (example: reduced living space in urban environments).
  • On-going analysis of social and economic trends.

More life per m2.

  • Origin: Megatrend of reduced living space in urban environments / reduced living space that at the same time is more expensive. 
  • Solution: Development of fittings for multi-functional furniture with added value.


Häfele Group

Meet the Management Team
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Business Figures

Häfele's development

Business Figures

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"To us, being closer to our customers means being one step ahead. This has been our thinking for more than 90 years."

Sibylle Thierer, Managing Director