Beiersdorf Thailand History

1882

Paul Carl Beiersdorf

Pharmacist Paul C. Beiersdorf establishes the Company.

1890

Dr. Oscar Troplowitz

Pharmacist and businessman Dr. Oscar Troplowitz purchases the Hamburg-based Company from its founder, Paul C. Beiersdorf. He modernizes the production processes, makes first international contacts, and significantly enlarges the Company.

1900

Patent application for Eucerit

Patent application for Eucerit, (lit. "beautiful wax"), an emulsifying agent. Made from lanolin, found in sheep’s wool, Eucerit is the basis for Eucerin and, later on, for NIVEA Creme.