History

1684

Jean DeDietrich son of a rich family of financiers invests in a foundry and ironworks.

Jean DeDietrich

1761

Jean De Dietrich becomes a great industrialist and is nicknamed the "King of Iron"

1778

The De Dietrich logo is born. King Louis XV confers the hunting horn trademark as a seal of quality and to prevent counterfeits.

hunting horn

1806

Amelie De Dietrich extends the brands into producing railyway equipment, ornamental ironwork and enameling. She becomes the first person to recognise the importance of design and aesthetics in industrial production for the home.

1897

Collaboration begins with Ettore Bugatti; culminating in the legendary De Dietrich-Bugatti racing car.

De Dietrich-Bugatti raing car

1910

De Dietrich launches the world’s first domestic oven, the Mertzwiller Cooker

Mertzwiller Cooker

1968

De Dietrich introduces the world's first pyrolytic oven range.

the world's first pyrolytic oven range

1997

De Dietrich launches the world’s first steam oven and invents 'cold door' ovens.

'cold door' ovens

2007

De Dietrich is awarded the Innovation Prize for the Quattro dishwasher and the Janus Prize for Industrial Design for the Colour Matrics oven with pivoting control panel.

Jansus 2007

2011

De Dietrich unveils the revolutionary Piano: the world's most advanced zoneless induction cooktop.

zoneless induction cooktop