Among them is the well known German company Lohmann. Founded 160 years ago, the company is today one of the most important international providers of innovative bonding solutions. Lohmann´s products are used worldwide in automotive manufacturing, in the building and renewable energies, in the consumer goods, printing and electrical/electronic industries, in mobile communications, in the medical sector and in Hygiene.
Today the adhesive tape group operates eight coating plants at six locations in Europe, Asia and America and has worldwide 16 subsidiaries and sales partners in over 50 countries. With a market share of approx. 70% the high-tech adhesive tape product range for the photovoltaic industry is the number one worldwide. This is stated in the new reference book which is edited by Dr. Florian Langenscheidt and Professor Dr. Bernd Venohr. This encyclopedia provides a unique insight into the German industry elite – from the automotive sector and the renewable energies up to pharmaceutical and medical technology.
Due to their innovative strength and process quality these companies symbolize in common the international accepted cachet „Made in Germany“. An advisory board of eight representatives – coming from industry associations, the media, research institutions and the financial sector – decided the structure and contents of this encyclopedia together with the editors.