Kohler Co., a global leader in the design and manufacture of kitchen and bath products, has opened its first Tech Centre in India. The Tech Centre is located next to its state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Jhagadia. The facility was inaugurated by Larry Yuen, Group President – Kitchen and Bath for Kohler Co. and Salil Sadanandan, President – South Asia, Middle East & SSA at Kohler Co.
The facility will primarily display the latest product designs and take the various stakeholders through the process of manufacturing products that Kohler takes pride in. Kohler has invested more than USD 200 million in India so far. The Gujarat Tech Centre is designed in such a way that it shares Kohler’s rich legacy of innovation and design with, be it customers, business associates or new employees being inducted. There will also be a mock up zone to showcase Kohler’s product’s superior functional performance.
Kohler launched its innovative range of bathroom products including toilets, lavatories, faucets, bathtubs, whirlpools and showers in India in May 2006. With its business headquarters based in Gurgaon, Haryana, Kohler India is expanding its operations across the country. The company belongs to US based Kohler which is a global leader in the manufacture of kitchen and bath products, engines and power generation systems, cabinetry, tile and home interiors, and international host to award-winning hospitality and world-class golf destinations.