Legrand ranked among the 100 most innovative companies worldwide
As in previous years, Forbes magazine recently published a list of the 100 companies worldwide it considers the most innovative. The list for 2011 includes Legrand, thereby rewarding its proven capacity to open up new business opportunities while generating profitable growth.
Technological innovation and design have long been key growth drivers for Legrand, which invests between 4 and 5 % of its net sales each year in research and development. Over 1800 people across the world are active in its laboratories and on the ground, inventing, designing, testing and validating new ideas. As a result, Legrand holds more than 4000 active patents.