Our
story

In 1936, Emmett Culligan started his business with a vision for delivering better water to homeowners. Today, Culligan International makes a real difference in the health and wellness of people throughout the world by providing two critical global resources – clean water and soft water – through eco-friendly products and exceptional customer service.

Our Story

In 1936, Emmett Culligan started his business with a vision for delivering better water to homeowners. Today, Culligan International makes a real difference in the health and wellness of people throughout the world by providing two critical global resources – clean water and soft water – through eco-friendly products and exceptional customer service.

history

Culligan’s legacy is one of innovation. Since our founding in 1936 in Illinois, our pioneering approach to water treatment and service has helped us grow from a local business to a global leader. Today, with over 35 brands in 90 countries, we continue to build on that legacy with a commitment to creating new ways to bring better water where it’s needed most.

HISTORY

Culligan’s legacy is one of innovation. Since our founding in 1936 in Illinois, our pioneering approach to water treatment and service has helped us grow from a local business to a global leader. Today, with over 35 brands in 90 countries, we continue to build on that legacy with a commitment to creating new ways to bring better water where it’s needed most.

Unmatched Global Distribution Network

35

Brands

90

Countries

900+

Dealerships

Unmatched

Global

Distribution

Network

35

Brands

90

Countries

900+

Dealerships

6M

Homes

2.5M

Offices

A HISTORY OF INTERNATIONAL GROWTH

A HISTORY OF

INTERNATIONAL

GROWTH

1936

United States

1960

Italy

France

1962

Spain

1963

Belgium

1980

UAE

1987

Argentina

2005

China

2013

Qatar

2015

Bahrain

2017

Australia

United Kingdom

2018

Germany

Kuwait

2019

Portugal

Brazil

Austria

Canada

2020

Netherlands

Poland