Miele & Cie. was founded in 1899 by Carl Miele and Reinhard Zinkann. Since then it has always been a family-owned, family-run company now in its fourth generation. Since the founding days, Miele's been guided by a mantra, a vision, to be "Immer Besser".
Translated from German, these words mean "Always Better" or "Forever Better". We truly believe in spirit of these words and in keeping with the patriarchs' principle, Miele produces products that are of the highest standards in terms of quality materials and craftsmanship, durability and reliability.
Miele entered the United States marketplace in 1984 with a clear and unwavering mission. That was to build the Miele brand as the preeminent, quality leader in household appliances one customer at a time. And that is exactly what we've been doing for 23 years.
With a national network of elite sales and service dealerships working closely with us, Miele offers a full product assortment of appliances for the kitchen, laundry room—even the broom closet! Take a closer look at us. We hope to earn your patronage.
A Cleaner Place selected Miele Vacuum Cleaners based upon their reliability, performance, sustainability, ecological/humanitarian practices, financial stability. Along with those wonderful attributes, Miele offers the best selection in models offering you only the features you need and want, from there benchmark canisters to the innovative new S7 Uprights, you can be assured that we have the right machine for your cleaning needs. To research and learn more about individual Miele Models click here.
'Green'... because it's the right thing to do.
Caring for the environment reflects the Miele family's deep-felt vision of Immer Besser or Forever Better. Forever means doing everything we can today to protect and preserve the planet's finite resources for tomorrow. This guiding principle permeates every aspect of the Miele organization—creating demanding standards for global, and personal, responsibility.
Featuring production facilities that far exceed the most stringent environmental regulations, appliances that surpass Energy Star® guidelines by over 45%, products offering a life expectancy of twenty plus years, manufacturing technology that delivers 90% recyclable goods and corporate offices designed to maximize the conservation of light, water, energy and even paper—Miele cherishes our natural resources.
For information on our international environmental report, view our Sustainability Report (pdf). For further information, please visit miele-sustainability.com