PRIVATE COMPANY; YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1934
REVENUE: $161 million
Architectural/decorative coatings, Wood coatings
Andrea Berghofer, managing director; Bernd Pichler, sales director; Alfred Rössler,
chief technical officer.
ADLER-Werk Lackfabrik, Austria’s leading manufacturer of varnishes, paints and wood preservatives, is a third-generation family-owned company. With 630 employees in eight locations, ADLER-Werk Lackfabrik had an excellent year, with sales topping $161 million; exports account for 64% of sales. In major news, ADLER-Werk opened its stae-of-the-art water-based paint factory and a new logistics center in 2019. ADLER-Werk’s major brands include Aquawood (window and front door coatings, water- based), Bluefin (industrial furniture coatings, water-based), Innolux (industrial furniture coatings, solvent-based), Aduro (non-industrial furniture coatings, sovlent-based), Arova (wood stains, water-based), Pullex (wood preservative coatings, solvent-based), Lignovit (wood preservative coatings, water-based), Legno (wood-oils and wood-waxes), and Aviva (wall colors).