Miele has been an independent family-owned company since its establishment in 1899 and is equally committed to its owners, employees, customers, suppliers, the environment and society.
The founders stamped "Immer besser" onto their first products. These two words run like a continuous red thread throughout the one hundred year history of Miele.
During the business year 2016/2017, which ended on 30 June 2017, the company achieved a sales volume of €3.93 billion. This corresponds to an increase of €218 million or 5.9 per cent. In its home market of Germany, the company grew to €1.18 billion (plus 6.8 per cent).
Miele & Cie. KG is headed by five Managing Directors: Dr Stefan Breit, Dr Markus Miele, Olaf Bartsch, Dr Reinhard Zinkann and Dr Axel Kniehl.
For Miele, sustainability is not only entrenched in the values and traditions of the company but is also the absolute foundation for long-term corporate success.
Continuous development and improvement are the basis of all business activities at Miele. The numerous prizes and awards that Miele has received are proof that this is a successful strategy for Miele
In many countries Miele is the most coveted brand in its branch of industry. In Germany, Miele was even voted 'best brand ever' in 2013, across all product branches.❯ Find out more