Traditional and still always up to date.

2020

Kaisersesch (DE)

CLASSEN confirms its environmental strategy and builds a new energy center in Baruth. In addition, the Kaisersesch site is developed into the reference in the sustainable production of design & vinyl wall and flooring

Launch of the world's first vinyl floor without PVC, awarded with the "Blue Angel"

2018

Kaisersesch (DE)

2016

Kaisersesch (DE)

CLASSEN founds the Design Center and hires a creative team with workshop, scanner and digital development

CLASSEN is the first manufacturer of laminate flooring with high-quality and unique digital printing process

2013

Baruth / Mark near by Berlin (DE)

2011

Kaisersesch (DE)

Production start of the new vinyl and design floors at the Kaisersesch site

Introduction of the new, patented LLT (Liquid Layer Technology) production process

2009

Baruth / Mark near by Berlin (DE)

2007

Baruth / Mark near by Berlin (DE)

Start of production at CLASSEN's own MDF board factory of Fiberboard GmbH

Introduction of the new CLASSEN megaloc locking system

2006

Kaisersesch (DE)

2002

Baruth / Mark near by Berlin (DE)

Production start CLASSEN Industries GmbH; at present most modern laminate factory of the world

The first container to USA is loaded in Kaisersesch

1998

Kaisersesch (DE)

1994

Kaisersesch (DE)

Relocation of the company CLASSEN Holzkontor to Kaisersesch

Production start of wall panels 

1986

Kaisersesch (DE)

1979

Kaisersesch (DE)

CLASSEN has 100 employees

Takeover of the company Wilhelm Classen by Dr. Hannig (current owner)

1967

Hürth near by Köln (DE)

1949

Hürth near by Köln (DE)

Foundation of the retail trade company Wilhelm Classen