A long tradition



We are a family-run company in the 8th generation and can already look back on our history of more than 240 years. In 1778 Wilhelm Boltersdorf joined one of the oldest paper manufacturers of the Dueren region, thus laying the foundation for our company’s history. Today, Brohl Wellpappe has 7 locations in Germany and The Netherlands. Our headquarter with its 110.000qm is located in Mayen in the state Rhineland-Palatinum. As a service partner along-side our customers, we offer holistic packaging solutions: Whether it be the development of high-quality packaging and displays made from corrugated and card-board, its production or co-packing services.
Our objective is to provide the best possible solution for our customers, no matter the requirement.



Facts and Figures

Established: 1778 as a paper-mill
Products: Our product portfolio stretches from packaging design, graphic-design, and reprographie, to the manufacturing and processing of corrugated board, all the way to logistical services such as warehousing, assembly, co-packing, and transportation. We offer all necessary printing processes by offering flexographic pre- and post-print, digital and offset-print. Litho-Laminating, finishes with gloss, matt, and UV-lacquer, drip off, and hot/cold foil embosser complete our portfolio.
Facts 2022: 150 Mio. Euro Turnover, 620 Employees (Fulltime - Year-Average ), 23 Apprentices, 370 Mio. Packagings, 140 Mio. qm Corrugated Board
Legal Entities and Commercial Register: Brohl Wellpappe GmbH & Co. KG Kommanditgesellschaft mit Sitz in Mayen, Amtsgericht Koblenz HRA 12089 Complementaries: Wellpappe GmbH, Mayen, Amtsgericht Koblenz HRB 12007BW Beteiligungs GmbH & Co. KG Amtsgericht Wittlich, HRA 40249
Managing Directors: Detlef Boltersdorf, Maximilian Boltersdorf
Ownership: Familie Boltersdorf zu 100 Prozent
VAT-ID-Number: DE 147923782
Mitarbeiter an Ballenpresse. Nachhaltigkeit bei Brohl Wellpappe im Werk Föhren

Sustainability based on conviction

As a family-run and owned company, it is important to us to demonstrate long-term responsibility - we think for generations to come. Sustainable economic practises and social commitment are values we live by.
We strive for a responsible dealing with resources, relationships with customers, suppliers and employees, based on partnership and respect, as well as social commitment in associations in our region.
Please find below an extract from our activities:


  • Recovered paper as the main resource for our utilized corrugated base paper (75-80%)
    FSC certified since 2009 (for sustainable forestry and recycling)
  • ISO 50001 certified since 2014 (energy management system)
  • Generating solar power on the roof our buildings (>1 Mio. KWh per year)
  • Multiple awards by the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Koblenz and Trier for our vocational program (at all times, we have 30-35 apprentices being trained in various careers) 
  • Financial participation model for our employees since 2003
  • Commitment in various associations and support of cultural institutions, e.g.:



Innovation pays: We are pleased that our work finds wide-ranging recognition and our ideas and products having been awarded multiple times in the past years. Here is an extract of our awards:

  • POPAI Display Award 2021
  • Display Superstar Award 2020
  • POPAI Display Award 2020
  • Display Superstar Award 2019 
  • POPAI Display Award 2019 
  • German Packaging Awards Category „New Material“ 2018
  • POPAI Display Award 2018
  • De Gouden Noot  2018
  • POPAI Display Award 2017
  • Display Superstar Award 2017
Preisverleihung 2019 Display Superstar Award Christoph Hartz und Nicolette Günter



POPAI Gold 2020
Display Superstar Award 2020
De Gouden Nood in Amsterdam


Deutscher Verpackungspreis 2018