History of the mill / Yesterday and today

The original Abel+Schäfer Walzenmühle GmbH is founded as a traditional flour mill in Völklingen, Saarland (Germany).

The family-run Abel+Schäfer company begins to produce baking mixes for bakeries under the brand name KOMPLET and is considered a pioneer in this field.

1967 – 1997
14 subsidiaries are established at home and abroad.

A+S BioTec GmbH is established as one of the 14 subsidiaries of the Abel+Schäfer Group. It produces classic cereal flours and various basic ingredients for the food, animal feed and cosmetics industries.

Investments in future-orientated technologies to gradually diverge from the milling industry

Service provider, particularly contract milling as well as thermal treatment of natural raw materials. Development, production and global sales of micronised powdered bulk goods made from healthy, valuable fruits, vegetables and cereals.

Target groups: Food industry, cosmetics industry, other technical areas.

Constant expansion of existing facilities to develop custom-made product solutions,especially for contract milling as well as for manufacturing innovative raw materials to continuously develop our portfolio.

2012/2013 Investments in new production facilities to expand our range in contract milling and thermal treatment.

The family-run Abel+Schäfer GmbH is one of the leading and largest producers of baking ingredients in the world and will remain in family hands in the future as well.