History

With over 40 years of experience, ewe is one of the leading kitchen specialists in Austria. Our ability to sense the right form and function to meet our customers' needs has been always the centre of our development.

1967

The company with its 42 employees has been taken over by Mr. Wilhelm Pacher. At that time, ewe produces credenzas before the new owner changes to the production of built-in kitchens.

1970ies

1973: The cooperation between ewe and COOP HIMMELB(L)AU starts. With great success they develop together the kitchen concept called SOFTMOBIL. It's the first time that a kitchen is designed as a centre of communication.

1974: Our SOFTMOBILE concept is launched to the market and gets an award by the „Design Center" in Vienna/Austria.

1980ies

Start of a research project concerning ergonomics. The design is, as a result, user-friendly and adjusts to the individual body dimensions.

1989: Once again Coop-Himmelb(l)au in cooperation with ewe developa new kitchen concept called AMBIENTE as well as a spectacular kitchen-art object called MAL-ZEIT.

1990ies

Immediately after the launch of the kitchen-art object MAL-ZEIT, it captures the attention of the public and is chosen as an exhibit at the Cologne Trade Fair (DE) in 1990. The concept is then shown at various exhibitions in whole Europe.

1995: Our model ARTE is listed in the selection of Austria's best furniture (German original Titel: „Die Auswahl – Österreichs beste Möbel").

2000ies

2004: 30 years celebration of the cooperation with Coop Himmelb(l)au and presentation of new designs at the exhibitions in Wels/Upper Austria and Milan/Italy.

2004: Incorporation into the Nobia-Group, a successful European-wide kitchen-manufacturer, with its headquarters in Stockholm/Sweden.

ewe Showroom

2011

Grand opening of the showroom „Die neue Welt der Küchen" (which signifies: the new world of kitchens) in Pasching/Upper Austria. Here the largest state of the art kitchen world finds its place on more than 1.600 sqm. At the same time Europeans first virtual kitchen design studio opens its doors.

laser edging technology

2012

For the first time in the production process our laser technology for the treatment of the edges of a kitchen is used. By this technology the kitchen fronts are sealed in a better way and stay not only visually perfectly clean.

variety of colours

2013

For the first time all front colours in colour varnish and high-gloss varnish can be produced in the entire range of RAL and NCS colours.

ewe kitchen vida 09

2014

Three product innovation are launched to the market: the ewe sound module, the ewe coffee module and fronts in leather optic