Company History

In 1947 Otto Meffert sen. set up a small paint shop, located in the centre of Bad Kreuznach. In 1985 Klaus and Dieter Meffert took over company responsibility and turned the group into one of the international paint manufacturers in 1991.


On 1 January 2022, Meffert AG Farbwerke acquires a majority stake in Bio Pin Holding AG & Co. KG.


The Russian subsidiaries OOO Meffert Production and OOO Meffert Polilux merge into OOO Meffert Production.


With the takeover of the Italian manufacturer Unione Colori Industrie Chimiche Srl (U.C.I.C), Meffert AG continues its expansion course in Italy.

Das Casati Werk der Meffert AG in italienischen Verona.
Das Casati Werk in Italien.

Meffert AG Farbwerke, together with an Italian partner, acquires Colorificio Casati Spa in Verona (Italy) retroactively as of 1 January, 2016.

Meffert AG Werk in Noginsk

Meffert AG takes over 100% of the shares in its Russian subsidiaries OOO Meffert Production Noginsk and OOO Meffert Polilux.


The activities of Duisburg FEIDAL GmbH Lacke + Farben are purchased within the framework of an asset deal. The transaction takes effect April 1, 2017.

Logo Meffert AG Schweiz

Meffert AG Schweiz (Switzerland) is established.

Die Firma Pronova Dichtstoffe GmbH & Co. KG in Bad Kreuznach.
Firmensitz der Pronova Dichstoffe GmbH & Co. KG in Bad Kreuznach.

K.C. Dichtstoff changes its name to Pronova Dichtstoffe GmbH & Co. KG, relocates its headquarters to Bad Kreuznach, and thus expands its space capacities.

Neuer Lageranbau mit 4500 m² Lagerfläche, Hochregal und halbautomatischer Durchlaufregalanlage

Completion and commissioning of the new warehouse extension in Bad Kreuznach with 4500 m² storage space, high racks and a semi-automatic pallet live system.

Schweizer Meffert-Tochterunternehmen übernimmt Schekolin-Bautenschutz-Sparte und firmiert um in "Schekolin Bautenschutz AG" mit Firmensitz in Bremgarten/Schweiz.

Swiss Meffert subsidiary acquires the Schekolin building protection segment and changes its name to "Schekolin Bautenschutz AG". The company's headquarters are in Bremgarten/Switzerland.

Neues Werk der Meffert AG im russischen Noginsk.
Neues, modernes Werk in Russland eingeweiht.

Grand opening of the new, modern production facility in Russia. Meffert starts production of emulsion paints, plasters, primers and solvent-based varnishes in Noginsk near Moscow.

Produktionsstart in China

Meffert's newly founded Chinese subsidiary "MPB Production (Beijing) Co., Ltd." starts producing ecologically friendly emulsion paints.

Die K.C. Dichstoff GmbH & Co. KG wird in die Meffert Unternehmensgruppe integriert.

Meffert AG acquires K.C. Dichtstoff GmbH & Co. KG, a producer of sealants in Trebur-Astheim.

Die Lackfabrik J. Albrecht GmbH & Co. KG aus der Vogelperspektive.

Meffert AG acquires J. Albrecht GmbH & Co. KG in Mainz. Founded in 1852 J. Albrecht is one of the most traditional manufacturers of paints and enamels in Germany.

Neueröffnung der Produktionsstätte im ungarischen Rétság.
Neue Produktionsstätte für Dispersionsfarbe, Putze und Grundierungen im ungarischen Rétság.

New production facility for emulsion paints, plasters and primers in Rétsag, Hungary officially opened. Düfa Hungaria becomes Meffert Hungaria Kft.

Die Meffert AG erhielt 2006 den BHB-Kundenservice-Preis in der Kategorie Innovation.
Die Meffert AG erhielt 2006 den BHB-Kundenservice-Preis in der Kategorie Innovation für ihr neues PoS-Tintingsystem Color Maker II.

Meffert AG awarded the BHB Customer service price in the category "innovation" for its new POS tinting system Color Maker II.

Produktionsanlage für Dispersionsfarben in Moskau, Russland.

New production facility for emulsion paints in Moscow / Russia established.

MOE-Award Auszeichnung 2004

Meffert AG gains MOE award: 1st price for entrepreneurial performance, success and engagement in Central- and Eastern Europe.

Fertigwarentanklager in Bad Kreuznach

Modernization and expansion of Meffert AG storage tanks for finished goods.

Tex-Color Werk in Erfurt

Meffert AG acquires Tex Color Farbwerke GmbH & Co. KG.

K.C. Dichtstoff GmbH

Meffert AG participates in KC Dichtstoff GmbH.

Produktionsanlage für Dispersionsfarben in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine

New production facility for emulsion paints in Dnepopetrovsk / Ukraine officially opened.

Meffert France

Consolidation of Flamingo France, Profi Color and düfa France results in Meffert France SAS, located in Sarrebourg, France.

Dinova GmbH & Co. KG - einer der ältesten Dispersionsfarbenhersteller Deutschlands

Meffert AG acquires Dinova GmbH, one of Germany's oldest emulsion paint manufacturers.

Der Milleniumtower, ist ein Produktionsturm der Meffert AG Farbwerke.
Der Milleniumtower, der Produktionsturm der Produktionsanlage für Dispersionsfarbe und Putze.

Meffert AG millennium tower, the new production facility for emulsion paints and plasters in Bad Kreuznach, officially opened.

Das Logo der Meffert AG Farbwerke.
Logo der Meffert AG Farbwerke.

Otto Meffert with limited liability is converted to a limited company, the Meffert AG Farbwerke.

Moderne Acryllackproduktionsanlage in Ostrau.

New production facility for acrylic enamels in Ostrau established - one of the most modern plants in Europe.

düfa Polska sp. z.o.o. in Wrocław, Polen

Düfa Polska in Wrocław, Poland, established.

Gründung der düfa Hungaria Kft. in Ungarn 1993.
Gründung der düfa Hungaria Kft. in Ungarn.

Düfa Hungaria Kft. in Rétság, Hungary, established.

Das Meffert AG Werk in Ostrau.
Das Meffert AG Werk in Ostrau.

High-modern production facility for aqueous paints, enamels and varnishes in Ostrau officially opened.

Meffert CR spol. s.r.o. Werk in Prag, Tschechische  Republik

Meffert CR spol. s.r.o. in Prague, Czech Republic established.


The company stops its wholesale activities to concentrate entirely on the production.


Production start for oil paints and enamels.

Erstes Fabrikgebäude der Meffert AG im Industriegebiet Bad Kreuznachs.

Otto Meffert sen. starts emulsion paint production in the new works, located in Bad Kreuznach, industrial park.


Otto Meffert sen. developes düfa fillers to close cracks and holes.

Grundstein der heutigen Meffert AG. Eröffnung eines Farbengeschäftes in Bad Kreuznach.

A fundamental support for today's Meffert AG is the establishment of the paint shop in the centre of Bad Kreuznach.