Here you will find news about the company.

03/2024 - Expansion in Asia

New location Vietnam

In the new issue of Ostwestfälische Wirtschaft "Wirtschaftsraum ASEAN", David N. Peter reports on developments in Southeast Asia with a new location in Vietnam. Read the article

02/2024 - Donation to the Bielefeld Clinic

PETER/LACKE donates €20,000

The shortage of doctors is a major challenge in today's society. For this reason, PETER/LACKE has donated €20,000 to Bielefeld Hospital to support the training of medical students at Bielefeld University at the hospital. In addition to P/L, nine other companies from the region have also donated to strengthen education, science and the local economy. You can read the report from Bielefeld Hospital on the donation here:

02/2024 - PETER/LACKE Hungary celebrates

Hungary: 20th company anniversary

Celebration of the 20th anniversary of PETER/LACKE Hungary. 🎉 🥂 After a full day of productive discussions, the team had dinner in a cozy Italian restaurant, where David N. Peter thanked the Hungarian team for the past 20 years of cooperation and announced the concept and support for a bright future in Hungary.

01/2024 - Online event on 20.03.2024 on the topic of sustainability

Webinar - Sustainability

We cordially invite you to our sustainability webinar on 20.03.2024 from 09:00-12:00. You will get an insight into general as well as PETER/LACKE specific sustainability topics. In addition, useful knowledge about sustainability will be provided. At the end, we will explicitly address your questions. We look forward to your participation!


/ Delimitation & definition

/ Corporate Social Responsibility: Our measures

/ Best practices and success stories

/ Technology and paint development

/ Useful sources and interesting facts

/ Q&A session

To the registration

01/2024 - Member of experiMINT e.V.

Promoting STEM subjects

We have been active in the network for some time and have been a member of experiMINT e.V. since fall 2023. From now on also owner of the membership plaque, accepted by David N. Peter (Managing Partner) and Dr. Maximilian Summerer (Head of Human Resources). We are very much looking forward to the planned projects and the fact that we can offer young people and teachers an insight into a chemical company.

01/2024 - PaintExpo 09.04.-12.04. Karlsruhe

We are exhibiting / Hall 2 Stand 2521

11/2023 - Two ground-breaking ceremonies in one week

Expansion in India and Germany

In Germany, we are expanding our premises with a new warehouse, which will have an area of 2330 m² and will also provide space for technical tests or offices in the future. The official ground-breaking ceremony last Friday heralded the start of construction. The official start of construction is planned for November 20 and the entire construction phase will take around 1 year. 🚧

A new production facility is planned in India. The facility will have an administration building, a laboratory, a production facility and a warehouse.

07/2023 - New milestone: From bronze to silver

ECOVADIS Silver Medal - Sustainability Rating

PETER/LACKE GMBH was awarded a silver medal in recognition of its sustainability successes!

EcoVadis offers the leading solution for monitoring sustainability in global supply chains. With innovative technology and sustainability expertise, Ecovadis helps companies develop and implement sustainable business practices.

The EcoVadis methodology assesses companies' policies, measures and published reporting in the areas of environment, labor and human rights, ethics and sustainable procurement. A team of international sustainability experts analyzes and reviews company data (supporting documentation, 360 Watch results, etc.) to produce reliable ratings that take into account the company's industry, size and geographic location.


new market segment:

We are expanding our market segments to include another sector: AVIATION
We have been supplying coatings for the automotive industry for many decades. Now we will bring our many years of experience to the aircraft interior market. Based on the most innovative technologies, we develop decorative and protective premium coating solutions for the entire cabin interior system. Driven by design and safety, we have made it our mission to create a modern and comfortable atmosphere for passengers and offer them an unforgettable travel experience. Our aim is to give every passenger the feeling that they are flying in first class.

Interview with David Peter on the new market segment
The Herford-based paint manufacturer Peter/Lacke is expanding its product portfolio and now also offers aircraft paints. Managing Director David N. Peter explains how the decision was made and what potential the paint manufacturer sees for itself in this market segment.

Study & further DEVELOPMENT

At PETER/LACKE, we promote and encourage training and study courses .We currently support a large number of employees who arestudying alongside their workin the interests of the company .We also offer an extensive range of further training courses and seminars.

Through the so-called "career ticket", we award projects at a global level and at various locations and offer our employees the opportunity to apply.