Heinz LOHMANN founds the Deutsche Fischmehl GmbH in Cuxhaven, Germany.
Start of layer breeding in Cuxhaven, based on a license agreement with Heisdorf & Nelson (H&N), USA, and establishment of the LOHMANN TIERZUCHT Veterinary Laboratory.
Development of specific pathogen free (SPF) flocks for the production of LOHMANN Vaccine SPF Eggs (VALO).
Transformation of LOHMANN & Co. KG into LOHMANN & Co. AG and spin-off of LOHMANN TIERZUCHT GmbH (incl. Veterinary Laboratory and VALO SPF).
Expiry of the license agreement with H&N. Global sales of LSL layers.
Product launch LOHMANN BROWN layers.
Paul Wesjohann & Co. GmbH acquires the LOHMANN & Co. AG including its subsidiary LOHMANN TIERZUCHT GmbH.
Opening of a new vaccine plant.
Spin-off of the vaccine business into an independent affiliate company “vaxxinova GmbH”.
Spin-off of the VALO SPF division into a subsidiary “Valo BioMedia GmbH”.