1949-1969

Learn more about the history and development of the ROTHENBERGER company.

  • 1470 – First documented mention of the Rothenberger family name.
  • 1949 – Rothenberger founded as a company on 24 May 1949 by Edwin Rothenberger.
  • 1954 – The company moves to new offices at Rheinstraße 19, Frankfurt
  • 1961 – Move to new office and warehouse space at Heidelbergerstraße 13 in Frankfurt.
  • 1967 – First participation in the ISH international lavatory and heating show in Frankfurt. The company starts representing the Expander as the basis for the R system.