History of TESA

TESA, originally founded in Germany in 1896 by Dr. Oscar Troplowitz, was initially known as Beiersdorf AG. It started as a pharmaceutical company, producing medicinal plasters and bandages. In 1936, TESA (Technische Selbstklebeartikel), a division of Beiersdorf AG, was established, focusing on the production of adhesive tapes. TESA quickly gained recognition for its innovative adhesive technology and high-quality products.

Throughout its history, TESA has been at the forefront of adhesive technology, introducing numerous groundbreaking products. In the 1950s, TESA pioneered the development of transparent adhesive tapes, revolutionizing the packaging industry. Over the years, TESA expanded its product range to include a wide variety of adhesive solutions for industrial and consumer applications, including automotive, electronics, construction, and healthcare sectors.

Today, TESA is a globally recognized leader in adhesive solutions, offering a comprehensive range of products tailored to meet the diverse needs of its customers. Its commitment to innovation, quality, and sustainability has solidified its position as a trusted partner for industries worldwide, continuing the legacy of excellence established by Beiersdorf over a century ago.