Among the listed sector leaders, De’ Longhi is the only Group entirely focused on Small Domestic Appliances.

Our business pillars are:

Iconic Brands
Products excellence
Coffee leader
Close to our customers
Continuous innovation
Value generation

Iconic Brands

The Group comprises a portfolio of iconic brands. Each one boasts a rich history of continuous innovation and focus on style that has led them to become global leaders in their respective segments over the years.

 

Better every day

The Group's historic brand and the current global leader in small domestic appliances, with products associated with coffee, comfort, the kitchen, and ironing.

A unique combination of quality, innovation and design.

Feed your imagination

Kenwood joined the Group in 2001 and is the global leader in kitchen appliances.

Perfect dishes every day, since 1947.

Designed for what matters

Recognised around the world, Braun joined the Group in 2013. It develops, manufactures and sells small domestic appliances.

More than 90 years of German innovation, quality, and engineering.

Il genio della casa

 

Part of the Group since 2001, it offers innovative designer solutions in the cooking, ironing, and cleaning segments.

Style and innovation in everyday life.

World-class products

De' Longhi brand of the year
Kenwood reddot 2019
German design award

Coffee leader

At the heart of the Group's strategy is the growth in the coffee industry, specifically in the segment of espresso coffee machine for households—a constantly expanding market worth approximately €3 billion in which the De’ Longhi brand is global leader.

Breakdown of revenues by product

Data at 31.12.2018

Global market share

Data as of 31.12.2018
Perimeter and source: Global market share in value of the producers of espresso coffee machines for domestic use (excluding the US market);
internal data processing 2018

Coffee machine makers: global market trend

Data as of 31.12.2018
Source: Market value at constant perimeter of the producers of espresso coffee machines for domestic use (excluding the US market);
internal data processing 2018

Close to our customers

The Group's worldwide presence is guaranteed by direct subsidiaries and a network of distributors, production plants as well as a series of direct stores in some strategic markets.

Worldwide presence

Continuous innovation

Between 2008 and 2018, the Group invested €355.9 million to improve its products and processes—including €51 million in 2018 alone.

The Group has several product research and development hubs in Italy, Germany, and the United Kingdom, as well as cross-brand structures dedicated to specific business segments.

Research & Development expenses

Value generation

The company has been constantly generating cash flows over the years, allowing the Group to pay dividends, invest in future challenges, and finalise strategic acquisitions.

(1) FCF before dividends and IFRS16

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