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Open day in Bernlohe


On Saturday, June 17, 2023, our Schlenk Metallfolien GmbH & Co. KG in Bernlohe opened its doors and welcomed a total of around 600 interested visitors from 14:00 to 19:00 in bright sunshine.


Liquid paint optics with powder coatings - IGP and SCHLENK intensify cooperation


The leading manufacturer of innovative powder coatings, IGP Pulvertechnik AG from Switzerland and SCHLENK Metallic Pigments GmbH from Roth in Franconia, Germany, have agreed to intensify their cooperation.


SCHLENK Group trainees organize raffle for a good cause


Proceeds of EUR 3,315.50 benefit children in the region.


Bavarian Innovation Award for SCHLENK


SCHLENK Metallic Pigments GmbH has been awarded the 3rd main prize in the Bavarian Innovation Award.


Battery of the future: 30% more energy density - alliance between SCHLENK, GDI and AGC


SCHLENK, GDI and AGC entered a strategic alliance to produce 100 MWh of anode capacity in 2024, with SCHLENK developing and manufacturing the copper anode foil. 


Dr. Uwe Dreyer new President


Schlenk Metallic Pigments GmbH is getting a new President: Dr. Uwe Dreyer will assume this position as of April 1, 2022, making him Division Manager of the Effect Pigments and Metallic Powders division at the medium-sized chemical group SCHLENK.


Sustainability: SCHLENK among the top 5% of companies


The external certification EcoVadis has assessed our company and classified it at this level. SCHLENK has thus received the gold medal for sustainability.


SCHLENK company has acquired the industrial company "API Americas"

April 27, 2020

The SCHLENK company has acquired the industrial company "API Americas" in Lawrence, Kansas, USA. The new location of the Roth family business produces vacuum metallized foils for the production in Roth and Barnsdorf.

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SCHLENK lands in the top 5

The CSR AWARD of the German government honours social and ecological efforts in business Enterprises. The jury of experts has decided: A total of 25 companies in five categories have been nominated for the German government's Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2020, the CSR Award for short.


SCHLENK expands the Pigment Product Line Zenexo® for Automotive Application

SCHLENK Metallic Pigments, a leading producer of effect pigments released Zenexo® GoldenShine WB 21 YY, a new effect pigment for automotive and waterborne coatings.


Sustainability: SCHLENK among the top 10% of companies

The external EcoVadis certification evaluated the Barnsdorf company and rated it at this level. SCHLENK thus received the silver medal for sustainability.


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