Trumpler acquires Langro-Chemie leather finishing business

Published:  16 October, 2018

Specialty chemical manufacturer, Trumpler, has has signed an agreement with Germany based Langro-Chemie Theo Lang to acquire its leather finishing business.

Headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, Langro-Chemie has over 85 years’ experience in leather finishing. Its acquisition is expected to strengthen and develop Trumpler’s product range, experience, presence and position in the leather finishing market.

Both companies are family-owned and “committed to leather with a mutual focus on customer service, quality and innovation and sustainable long-term strategies,” says Trumpler. The synergistic union is expected to generate group sales of €120 million with a staff of over 380 people. Trumpler plans to take over Langro-Chemie activities as from January 1, 2019 and the latter is to continue as a “trusted brand name within the leather industry”.