07/31/2013

Lifocolor Farben GmbH & Co. KG

25 years Lifocolor

The small sized business and family-run company Lifocolor Farben GmbH & Co. KG is celebrating this year its 25th anniversary. The Lifocolor is an established and innovative manufacturer of customised colour masterbatches, additives and compounds for the plastics processing industry.

In April 1988, the Lifocolor Farben GmbH was founded in Lichtenfels. At this time, the company had 15 employees.

25 years later the Lifocolor employs over 200 employees at 5 locations in 4 countries. Besides the two German production sites in Lichtenfels and Straufhain (formerly MicroColor Masterbatch), there are further plants in the Czech Republic, France and Poland which allows the availability of their products in Europe.

The Lifocolor manufactures masterbatches and compounds for almost all industries and applications. The focus are the segments of packaging, toys, engineering plastics and automotive. The company's product range includes: products from renewable raw materials such as WPC, biodegradable polymers and other natural fiber composites.

Lifocolor operates throughout the world and is a founding member of the International Colour Allicance (ICA; www.internationalcolouralliance.com) cooperating with reliable global partners in the Americas and Asia. This enables us to offer a worldwide service with local customer support. Colour formulations in accordance with the ICA nomenclature are available from all global ICA partners.