Press release

We are pleased to inform you that Hess GmbH Licht + Form, including the Vulkan brand, is now part of the French GROUPE RAGNI. Our common goal is to create a leading provider in the field of public lighting and street furniture.

The GROUPE RAGNI develops and produces solutions for public lighting and offers connected technologies for communities looking for optimization potential. For almost a century, GROUPE RAGNI has produced a range of reliable and high-performance products with a focus on sustainable development and intelligent lighting.

The family business based in Cagnes-sur-mer (near Nice) was founded in 1927 almost 100 years ago. The company is run by the founding family in the fourth generation. GROUPE RAGNI operates six production sites in France and is active internationally in almost 60 countries. GROUPE RAGNI has also established long-lasting partnerships with local partners, some of which have existed for 15 to 25 years. Just like at Hess, mutual trust strengthens long-term customer relationships.

Hess and GROUPE RAGNI are both convinced that they can create an important European player in the field of public and private outdoor lighting in Europe. With the exchange of expertise, shared strong values and the common goal of offering our customers and partners the smartest and most sustainable solutions on the market.

We look forward to further collaboration and the future development of Hess in the GROUPE RAGNI.