GROHE Blue Chilled & Sparkling Named As One of The 100 Best New Products

Professional Builder magazine readers selected product in recent survey

NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2014 – GROHE Blue® Chilled & Sparkling was named as one of the 100 Best New Products by Professional Builder magazine in the Interior Products category. In the past 12 months, building product manufacturers introduced a vast number of new products. The magazines’ readers, through responses and inquiries, selected these standouts as the 100 Best New Products.
GROHE Blue® Réfrigérant et Pétillant
“We’re honored to be included in this important resource for building professionals,” said Cheryl Dixon, GROHE America‘s Head of Brand and Trade Marketing. “This award for the elegant yet highly functional GROHE Blue Chilled & Sparkling system affirms that GROHE is a leader in innovation and impeccable design.”

GROHE Blue Chilled & Sparkling combines a modern faucet with a high-performance filter, cooler and carbonator – and is as easy to use as an ordinary kitchen faucet. The right lever on the faucet is used to mix hot and cold tap water as usual, while a single turn of the left handle provides filtered and chilled, medium sparkling or full sparkling water. It is also equipped with two separate internal waterways to ensure that once the water has been filtered, it never comes into contact with anything that may alter taste.

According to a recent blind taste test , 73 percent of participants concluded GROHE Blue Chilled & Sparkling offered superior freshness over leading still mineral water. The product eliminates the need for plastic bottles and pays for itself in less than 250 days, saving you nearly $400 in the first year of use. Using a GROHE Blue filter system means taking responsibility for the environment.
GROHE faucet and shower products are distributed in more than 180 countries and represent nearly 80 years of excellence in European design, innovation, engineering and quality.

GROHE America’s headquarters are in the heart of the Flatiron district and houses the GROHE Live! Center, an interactive showroom created for inspiration and collaboration.

The GROHE Group is the world’s leading provider of sanitary fittings, comprises Grohe AG, Hemer; Joyou AG, Hamburg and other subsidiaries in foreign markets. With its global GROHE brand, the GROHE Group relies on its brand values quality, technology, design and responsibility to deliver “Pure Freude an Wasser”. With the JOYOU brand, the Group covers the fast growing Chinese market.

The GROHE Group was purchased by the LIXIL Group and the Development Bank of Japan in January 2014. The LIXIL Group is the global leader in the building materials and housing equipment industry. GROHE and Joyou remain independent within the LIXIL Group.

For more information and to find local showooms, please visit www.grohe.com/us. or call 1-800-44-GROHE (47643).

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