For more than hundred years pigments are our passion!

Company Profile

In 1900 C. Faul, the founder of Römer Lackfabrik, started with the production of approved coatings for the German wine industry suitable for direct food contact. For decades we improved our knowledge processing pigments from powders to brilliant colours for various applications.

Beginning with our roots in Frankfurt/Main Römer Lackfabrik developed from a traditional paint factory to the modern company Römer Printing Inks with locations in Germany and Turkey producing special lacquers and inks.
At our ink production site in Istanbul we are processing
pigments with the latest technology and highly skilled employees to printing inks for the worldwide flexible packaging markets. As well as on all technical aspects, we concentrate our efforts to serve the customer with a personal response and a competent service.
Share our passion for creative solutions.

Our History

1900 Foundation of Römer Lackfabrik in Frankfurt/Main by Carl Faul

1903 Registration of the trademark at the imperial patent office in Berlin

1932 Heinrich Bien becomes the owner of the company

1960 Plant relocation to Neu-Isenburg and entrustment of the company to Mr. Heinrich Bien junior

1963 Redesign of the trademark

1975 Development of printing inks

1989 Takeover of the company by Christian Hahn Graphische Technik und Handel

1990 Plant relocation to Mittelstetten-Tegernbach

1993 Start of production and development of special lacquers for the printing industry

1995 Export to the Near and Middle East

2002 Foundation of the joint stock company Römer Istanbul A.S. together with the Öncü Group A.S.

2003 Redesign of the trademark, to emphasize the strategic orientation of the company to the printing inks sector

2004 Cooperation with SICPA, a worldwide leading ink producer with 2.700 employees in 35 countries and a global presence over 5 continents

2005 Certification according to ISO 9001:2000

2006 Establishment of a new factory and R&D unit

2007 Installation of a dispensing system by Füll Systembau (Germany) with 42 valves and storage tanks with 140 tons capacity

2008 Expansion of the international distribution network

2010 Certification according to ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007

Our Locations

  • Office Germany
    Office GermanyRömer Lackfabrik

    Mittelstetten | Germany

    • Office Turkey
      Office TurkeyRömer Istanbul A.S.

      Istanbul | Turkey

      • Production Plant
        Production PlantRömer Istanbul A.S.

        Istanbul | Turkey

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