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FAKOLITH – Professional coatings for trade and industry

Competent & experienced:

FAKOLITH is a family-run company with headquarters in Fürth/Germany. For over 60 years, FAKOLITH has been developing, producing and distributing customised, innovative product systems for the craft, food and packaging industries as well as the healthcare sector. The core competencies are in the area of food-safe and antimicrobial surface coatings as well as the prevention and restoration of moisture damage to buildings.

Product quality “made in Europe”:

Since 1994, FAKOLITH has been represented with an additional location for production, research and development in Tortosa, Spain, and with FAKOLITH CHEMICAL SYSTEMS offers the Southern European as well as Spanish-speaking market an additional variety of services and competent expert advice.

Today, FAKOLITH sells its products worldwide and is one of the leading suppliers of certified hygienic coatings for direct contact with food in Europe.

Innovative & demand-oriented:

FAKOLITH’s many years of participation in international research projects and its close networking with trade, industry, sector representatives and professional associations provide it with additional important information for the sustainable and innovative further development of its own products and services.

Certified & future-oriented:

Both companies are certified in accordance with the quality management system DIN EN ISO 9001:2015 in the association and are regularly monitored by TÜV Rheinland. The production of the certified FAKOLITH hygienic coatings is carried out in application of an internationally binding hygiene management quality management system for food companies (HACCP).

The requirements for the quality and properties of the products are based on the current state of the art, taking into account the findings of ongoing research and development.

We’re living (love) colour!

Chronicle of the company
1963 Foundation of the company HANOLITH in Frankfurt by Dieter Farenkopf
Production, distribution and processing of paints for production rooms in bakeries, butcheries, wineries
1967 Change of the company name HANOLITH to FAKOLITH
1969 Change of name of the sole proprietorship into a limited liability company (GmbH)
1982 Construction of a new production and storage hall in Fürth
1985 Relocation of the company headquarters from Frankfurt to Fürth
1992 Extension of the production hall in Fürth
1993 Construction of a new administration building
1993 Foundation of the subsidiary FAKOLITH Espana SL and new construction of a production hall with administration building in Tortosa (Spain / Alicante)
2002 Foundation of the company FAKOLITH do Brasil in Curitiba, Brazil
2006 Extension of the production hall of FAKOLITH Espana SL
2007 Joint certification of the sites in Germany and Spain by TÜV Rheinland ISO 9001:2008.
2008 Splitting of FAKOLITH Espana SL and foundation of the company FAKOLITH Chemical Systems SL in Tortosa
2015 Recertification of the sites in Germany and Spain by TÜV Rheinland ISO 9001:2015.
2017 50th anniversary of FAKOLITH Farben GmbH
2021 New construction of a laboratory and test centre at the Fürth site

Information and service

Do you have any questions about our company? Feel free to contact us personally by phone or send us an e-mail.

Phone: +49 (0)6253 / 23 94 – 0

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