Constantia Flexibles is a Group that has its roots in Constantia Teich, which was founded in Weinburg, Austria in 1912, and Haendler & Natermann, founded in Hann, Münden, Germany in 1825. From these beginnings, Constantia Flexibles initially established itself as a leading, European provider with a consistent growth and acquisition strategy.

From family-owned business to leading global player

A strong heritage as foundation for today’s success




1912 – The Teich brothers Richard and Ernest found the company TEICH OHG with 4 employees, focussing on rolling of tin and lead foil


1927 – The first aluminum tape roll stand is assembled – the first in a row of innovations


1952/53 – Flexo printing becomes part of the production process as first step towards higher-quality finishing


1962 – Commencement of rotogravure, making the company a pioneer in foil processing


Haendler & Natermann


1825 – Founded as a forwarding agency


1840 – Industrial production of roll-lead and lead foil, e.g. for tea crates and snuffboxes