Wilhelm Adolph Glatz, Franz Julius Glatz and Hans Haehnle founded the Glatz papermill at Neidenfels in the Palatinate Forest. After World War II the mill has been continuously modernized. New paper machines and regular technical developments allow to produce top quality and specific papers for our clients.
Glatz is the first finepaper manufacturer to offer thin printing papers and cigarette papers in TCF quality on the market.
The very first sino-german Joint Venture is founded in the field of papers for the cigarette industry by Glatz in Yunnan province, VR China. Within a very short period, Yunnan Hongta Blue Eagle produces premium cigarette paper according to international quality standards
Implementing of a new cigarette paper machine at Frankeneck with a capacity of 12.000 tons per year
At Neidenfels + Frankeneck Glatz produces finest papers from 22 to 60 g/m² on 4 paper machines.
Global production : about 42.000 mt / year
Export share : 70 % throughout the world
At Jianshui the Yunnan Hongta Blue Eagle produces cigarette papers on 2 paper machines.
Global production : about 25.000 mt / year
certification of Julius Glatz GmbH for FSC® (FSC-C018832) and PEFC™ for the paper mills in Neidenfels and Frankeneck
certification of LIPtec for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001
certification of LIPtec forFSC® (FSC-C018832)
Opening of Glatz Finepaper Vietnam and start of production of cigarette papers
Certification of Julius Glatz GmbH for ISO 50001
Glatz sells the Vietnam plant in order to concentrate on it’s core competences of the full fine paper portfolio and it’s R&D in Germany
130 years Glatz Feinpapiere!
Still a family-run business, still independent –after more than a century still a manufacturer with “passion for paper”