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Our company has been characterized by a spirit of invention and innovative thinking from the very beginning. Alfred Kärcher, an inventor, set up his company in 1935 and was able to put his pioneering concepts in the area of heating technology into practice and market his products. The cornerstone of developing into the world’s leading cleaning specialist was laid in 1950 with the invention of the first European hot water high-pressure cleaner. As one of the largest manufacturers of cleaning equipment Kärcher offers a wide selection of products for private households, commercial users and industry.