Our company

Hermann Schmidt GmbH & Co KG belongs to the most important suppliers within the German specialized wholesale in the building services, sanitary and heating market and employs 70 people. The company has its seat in the heart of the Ruhr area, in Essen.The success of the in 3rd generation family owned company was not just a matter of chance. After the Second World War, the founder of the company, Hermann Schmidt, settled in Essen and, first, established an agency for products for the sanitary and heating industry. In 1961, the company developed business transactions on own account – at first pipe fittings, later also valves under the brand name HS.

Since beginning of 2010 the company developed as a manufacturer of its most important own products. In our technical center in Berlin, our engineers develop new products, create technical drawings, take care of the prototype construction, the maintaining of necessary certification and finally the control of the serial production. These products are distributed under following brand names:

The logistical hub for all products is our warehouse in Essen-Kupferdreh. As many as 5,000 different articles are held on stock here on an area of approx. 18,000 sqm. Owing to well-reasoned storage Hermann Schmidt ensures the demand –oriented, flexible and quick delivery with components for the sanitary-and heating sector.

Three pillars have been forming the basis for the company success: The manufactoring of fittings and valves, the export into the most important markets of the world and the function as sale agent for German and foreign manufacturers of high-quality products for house installations.

To guarantee our craft customers optimum service, Hermann Schmidt relies on the distribution channel of the specialized wholesale. A reliable partner for long-term successful business relationships.

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