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Fire and flame for more than 60 years

Our company has been in existence since it was founded by Karl Schreiber in 1949. Schreiber GmbH was taken over by the current owner Norbert Staubach in 2003. The third generation is ready to take the helm in the person of Carsten Staubach, who joined the production management in 2009.


„Our years of experience and competence, the high level of craftsman like quality and the use of the latest production technologies is what makes our company a success.”


            Norbert Staubach, Managing Director

Corporate history

1949 The company was founded by Karl Schreiber. Legal domicile: in Fulda city centre.
Sale of floor wax


1952 Transfer to the current production site in Fulda-Edelzell. Manufacturing of sacral candles and the production of construction site lights.
1970 Investment in braiding machines. Commencement of the production and development of wicks.
1980 Construction of an additional production hall extension for the manufacturing of candles and wicks.
Expansion of the candle production.
Purchase of immersion tanks and a levelling device
1990 The distribution of the wicks is extended to Europe.
Further expansion of the wick production at the same time.
2003 Norbert Staubach, the current Managing Director, purchased the company for continuation of the management
2006 Purchase of additional production plants for the manufacturing of wicks.
2009 The son Carsten Staubach passed his Master Craftsman examination. Joined the company as Production Manager.
2013 Modernisation of the wick production.
Starting signal for the new external presentation of the company with a new logo and a new slogan.