Location:  Remscheid, Germany

Story:  Vaillant is Europe‘s best-known heating brand and popular far beyond Europe. With over 12,000 employees, the company develops and manufactures its products at 14 sites in eight countries. We have our own sales offices in 20 countries and we export to more than 60 other countries. And we still remains a family business. At Vaillant, everything revolves around the topics of heating, renewables and hot water – just as it has for the past 140 years. Based on this experience, we develop visions for the future into sustainable and responsible system solutions. These are solutions that make our lives easier and provide greater convenience in the present – through products that are becoming increasingly efficient and environmentally friendly. This is how we are shaping the future of heating technology. The brand “Vaillant” is the internationally most well-known heating technology brand of the Group.

Industry:  HVAC

Website:  www.vaillant.com

Cooperation:  Since 2011

Products:  Design Research

Offered services:  Design Research, Product Design

Project scope:  User Research, Design Language, Product Portfolio, Brand Design, Design Strategy, User Shadowing

Testimonial:  “Together with Noto, we developed a compelling design language for the brands within the Vaillant Group. The result is a brand-specific vision for all product categories. In addition, we managed to improve acceptance amongst our customers while simultaneously optimising production costs. This shows that design can be more than just an aesthetic solution.” (Dr. Andree Groos, Managing Director of the Vaillant Group)