Robert Frohn Sohn KG
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1689 Jan Frohn craftsman and businessman introduced the logos for companies.
The dog brand and the hammer and pliers. Hammer and pliers is still
1718 The son Dietrich Frohn bought from his
father the trade business for 660
Taler. Dietrich Frohn became 1706 foreman in the scythe forging business
and married Katharina Schumacher.
1753 Their son Johann Peter Frohn became the head of all scythes
Producers (Sensenvogt) 34 years old.
1752-1839 The son named Joh.Peter
Frohn as well continued the business.
1766 After long negotiations the
registration of the trade marks were accepted
by the Elector. Johann Peter Frohn registered seven trade marks.
was registered in Cronenberg. This date was taken as official date of
foundation FROHN. Only later investigations by the historian Dr. Lorenz
it was proved, that the day of foundation FROHN is the year 1689.
1795 appears Johann Wilhelm Frohn,
brother of Joh.Peter Frohn for the first
time in the Address book. He managed the company with big success.
1839 The company is transferred to the
two sons Johann Peter and Johann
Gottlieb Frohn. Johann Wilhelm Frohn died the same year.
The 18.08 the
still actual brand was officially registered.
name became Robert Frohn
At that time the export markets were:
1921 Ernst Frohn sold the Company to a
syndicate consisting out of
Obernik, Drucker and the Bavarian Diamalt AG.
transformed Frohn in a stock corporation
changement into a limited partnership
1936/37 Foundation of a file production in
1939 Robert Frohn Sohn KG
was taken over by Mr. Carl Dobbertin
1946-1948 Reconstruction of the
office building which was completely
destroyed during the war. Trade with more than 60 countries
specially Middle- and
1952 Frohn became partner of the
This was managed by Ernst Ohmes.
1974 Family Ohmes
bought the Company from the Dobbertin Family and
since that day the business is run by Claus Ohmes. The residence is
now Morsbach 27 in
1996 Concentration on three business fields:
1) Cutting tools
2) Billets out of stainless steel and forged pieces stainless steel
3) Buying Agent