History

History

THÜROS® in the green heart of Germany

Grillkultur made in Germany – leading manufacturer of stainless steel barbecues in Germany

Thüros is a family-owned company and produces high-quality stainless steel barbecues ever since its foundation. It is the leading manufacturer of stainless steel barbecues in Germany.

The company was founded in Georgenthal (Thuringia), Germany, by Peter Schneider. His son Christian Schneider took over the company in 2012. Thuringia is a region closely connected to the grill culture and its traditions. Its Thuringian bratwurst is popular all over the world.

Thüros combines tradition and years of experience with enthusiasm for barbecuing, modern production methods and quality materials. Hence, we have state-of-the-art manufacturing processes and logistics, as well as traditional craftmanship and know-how. We offer a diverse range of barbecues with compatible accessories for barbecuing, baking, stewing, smoking and much more.

Key data:

1992 THÜROS® is founded in Georgenthal, Thuringia
1993 First barbecues are manufactured
1994 First key accounts receive their orders
1997 THÜROS® moves into a bigger building
1997 Membership in the Barbecue Industry Association Germany
1999 Guinness world record with our four metres high chimney grill
2000 DIN EN 9001:2000 certification
2000 Certified training company
2004 Spoga Innovation Award (bronze)
2007 SpogaGafa Innovation Award (silver)
2007 Best in test in German magazine ”Selbst ist der Mann“
2008 Best in test in German magazine ”Emporio“
2009 Business Award (“Großer Preis des Mittelstandes”)
2010 Main sponsor of the German Barbecue Championship