History

Teka is an industrial group with a long history of entrepreneurship and innovation. The company has pioneered many products. Its contributions are part of the past and present of the sector. It is the only full-integrated manufacturer thanks to its range of products covering all kitchen solutions under one brand.

  • 1924
    Karl Thielmann sets up a workshop in Sechshelden, Germany
  • 1955
    Thielman and Klein families start production of stainless steel sinks
  • 1964
    Teka Industrial is established in Spain and begins its global expansion
  • 1972
    Built-in concept becomes the focus of Teka’s business activity
  • 1983
    Teka produces the first hob on the European market
  • 1984
    Teka manufactures its first microwave at a time when such appliances are almost unknown in Europe
  • 1994
    Teka develops the world’s first semicircular hob, which rapidly becomes a sales success
  • 2010
    iHood is born. For the first time, a company develops a kitchen appliance for Apple products
  • 2011
    Teka revolutionizes the market with the invention of the Hydroclean system. An oven-cleaning system that functions using just one glass of water
  • 2012
    Teka products receive six European awards for design and innovation in a single year