Timeline of Wilhelm Schmerbeck GmbH

  • Withdrawal from management


    On 01.04.2021, Ms. Barbara Feld has left the company
    Wilhelm Schmerbeck GmbH as managing director.


  • Recertification DIN EN ISO 9001:2015


    The present quality management system was conformed to the standards of DIN EN ISO 9001:20015.

  • Generational change


    On 01.01.2016, Mr. Jürgen Feld retires from the management and will now support the company in his function as advisory board.

  • Change in management


    Since January 1st, Mrs. Yvonne Feld is also part of the management.

  • DIN EN ISO 9001:2008


    In 2009, another modification was necessary in order to meet the requirements of  DIN EN ISO 9001:2008.

  • New shareholder


    On 24.07.2006 Mrs. Yvonne Feld also became shareholder of the Wilhelm Schmerbeck GmbH & Co. KG.

  • DIN EN ISO 9001:2000


    In 2002, our QM-System was conformed to the standards of DIN EN ISO 9001:2000.

  • Certification to DIN EN ISO 9002


    In 1997, a quality management system according to DIN EN ISO 9002 was introduced, certified by Lloyds Register.

  • Joining the Management


    Mrs. Barbara Feld, shareholder of the Wilhelm Schmerbeck GmbH & Co. KG - together with her father Hans Schmerbeck -, was entitled managing director on 01.03.1994.

  • Separation of the company


    In 1981, the company was separated into the Wilhelm Schmerbeck & Co. KG as holding company and the Wilhelm Schmerbeck GmbH as operational institution.Furthermore, a new warehouse was built since the storage capacities had been exhausted.

  • Joining the company


    On 01.02.1977 Mr. Jürgen Feld joined the Wilhelm Schmerbeck GmbH as graduate economist. He was then entitled managing director of the company in 1981.

  • New company premises


    A growing clientele and extended business operations caused serious problems of space. On 01.11.1962 the company moved into the new premises, Schöntaler Weg 5.

  • Takeover


    After Mr. Wilhelm Schmerbeck died in 1958, the company was taken over by his son Hans Schmerbeck.


  • Company foundation


    On May 1st, the Wilhelm Schmerbeck KG was founded by Mr. Wilhelm Schmerbeck. Partner with limited liability was his wife Marie. The small company premises were located in the partents´ home, Breitenteich 8.