Lukas joins the Daler-Rowney family!
World-leading, fine arts materials supplier, Daler-Rowney was delighted to announce its take-over of the assets of the German market leader Schoenfeld ( Lukas and Nerchau brands) as of 31st December 2012.
Daler-Rowney has a unique heritage and expertise and has positioned its brands and products to the forefront of the market with fine artists, students, professional designers and leisure artists for 230 years. With a portfolio comprising of a full range of products in colour, pads, brushes and canvas universally regarded as the most comprehensive range available in the market today , Daler-Rowney offers the artist and customer both unrivalled choice and quality.
Schoenfeld / Lukas was originally formed on October 18th 1862 as an industrial colour manufacturer for artist materials and a little production unit for paint. This was the starting point for a tradition that has grown for 150 years. Dr. Fr. Schoenfeld currently runs two sites in Germany, one in Dusseldorf and one in Nerchau and is very well known through its two brands Lukas and Nerchau.