BASF A few years after its foundation, BASF starts to establish a distribution channel with global scope. For the first time, it captures the benefits of an international sales network and is able to build up a direct contact to the customers. But the expansion of BASF initially remains limited to the field of exports….
Mankiewicz Mankiewicz Gebr. & Co. was founded in 1895 as an independent subsidiary of the English paint factory Robert Ingham, Clark and Felix Mankiewicz initially for the sale and later for the manufacture of high-quality paints for coaches according to original English formulae. In 1930, paint manufacturer Ottmar J. Grau acquired the company from the Mankiewicz family heirs. Since the…