Laufenberg – a family owned company with long tradition

 

Facts and Figures

Laufenberg GmbH, a family owned company which is steeped in history. Since foundation as B. Laufenberg & Sohn KG in 1947, our company has seen continuous development.

Our long standing experience and competence in the field of manufacturing high quality release papers and films is forming the foundation of our modern and future oriented company.

 

Year of incorporation1947
Employees210
Turn-Over75 Million €
Number of coating lines4
Capacity (coated area)610 Million m²

 

Milestones of the Laufenberg history

1947Foundation of the B. Laufenberg & Sohn KG, Roofing Liners
1952Conversion of the production to waxed papers
1960Start-up of production of silicone coated release liners
1964Patent for the first release test method on silicone release liners
1983Installation of Europe’s first solvent free coating line
1990Transition from solvent based to solvent less silicone coating
1995Accreditation under DIN/ISO 9001 and 14001
2009Acquisition of Huhtamaki’s release paper business and start-up of 4th coating line
2012Launch of new corporate identity and change of corporate name to Laufenberg GmbH
2013Accreditation of BS OHSAS 18001
2014New building of plant 8 with central slitting and finishing
2015EMAS certification and accreditation of of DIN/ISO 500001
2016Production on W4 with 3 coating heads starts