Dr.Stöcker - 65 years of competence in chemistry

Dr. Heinz Stöcker founded the company in Düsseldorf in 1959. At the time, the business was the manufacture of cleaning agents and detergents. The idea to found the company came about because he noticed that the traffic control posts along the roads were always dirty. When Dr. Heinz Stöcker succeeded in making contact with the local road traffic authority, his decision to found the company was made.

Today, Chemische Fabrik Dr.Stöcker is a global manufacturer of specialty chemicals for cleaning processes and surface protection. At the company site in Pfaffen-Schwabenheim near Bad Kreuznach, a region in Rhineland-Palatinate characterized by viticulture, Dr.Stöcker develops and produces cleaning and care products for industry and car wash services in two plants with a total of 15 production lines and 4,500 pallet spaces for the storage of finished goods and hazardous goods.

Range of services

The product range includes chemical products for car washes, automotive, commercial vehicles, two-wheelers and for industrial use in companies. The range also includes store and giveaway articles. The product range of the own brand “Dr.Stöcker” comprises almost 100 articles in the vehicle wash and care segment.

In addition, the company offers an extensive range of hygiene products and disinfectants under its own brands SEPTAPROTECT and SEPTACARE.

As a certified manufacturer, Dr.Stöcker also produces AdBlue® as its own brand and for customer brands in the private label sector.

Extensive service

Dr.Stöcker B2B customers also receive professional services – adjustment and dosing service, free waste water advice, cost-effective machine and hall cleaning carried out by experts, high-quality sales support materials, seminars for operators of washing systems of all types and sizes at the Dr.Stöcker Academy. The Dr.Stöcker MobiLab, a mobile special laboratory on wheels, has been used by Dr.Stöcker consultants since 2005 to analyze process water situations on site and recommend new system settings on this basis.

The company also offers full service in the end customer-oriented automotive and industrial sectors and is one of the most sought-after private label partners in the automotive sector throughout Germany. The company currently supports around 650 products for well-known market players and their brands. These products can be found on the shelves of specialist and DIY stores, petrol stations and stores of car and motorcycle dealers and workshops.

Today, the company also uses the product expertise it has acquired over decades for chemical-technical products and product concepts for innovative niche products and high-quality specialty chemicals. Dr.Stöcker also presents itself in various chemical fields and is today a committed and reliable partner for successful business and brand concepts in the private label sector. In its own R&D laboratory, Dr.Stöcker develops innovative and marketable formulations for private label concepts in the market segments of car and motorcycle care, industrial and commercial cleaners for specialist stores and self-service retail groups, individual product lines and special articles, such as eyeglass care products and household cleaners as well as hygiene and skin protection products.