Vorwerk is a family enterprise and was founded in 1883. The holding company’s registered office is located in Wuppertal, Germany. Vorwerk’s core business encompasses both the production and sale of high-quality household products (Thermomix kitchen appliance, Kobold vacuum cleaner, Temial Tea Maker) and cosmetics (JAFRA Cosmetics). As a direct sales company, Vorwerk always seeks direct contact with its customers. Here, the advisor is at the center of activities and serves as a central point of contact for the customer. The Vorwerk family also includes Neato Robotics, the akf bank and its sister group, HECTAS.



The Vorwerk family also includes the akf bank and its sister group, HECTAS. Worldwide, there are more than 611,000 people working for Vorwerk, some 604,000 of whom are independent advisors. Vorwerk generated consolidated sales of 2.9 billion euros (2019) and operates in more than 60 countries.

Who is who?

Dr. Thomas Stoffmehl

Member of the Vorwerk Group Council

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