Sinks Kohler

Our Mission: Gracious Living

SINCE 1873

Kohler timeline contains hundreds of interesting facts about Kohler Co. See how far we have come since the first enameled hogscalder.

A legacy in the making

Our company’s founder, John Michael Kohler, was an Austrian immigrant, a businessman and a visionary. In 1873 he purchased a foundry in rural Wisconsin that produced a variety of cast-iron and steel products.