1997 The company Dufa Romania is founded, a joint venture between Meffert AG (Germany) and two Romanian investors.
1998-2001 The local paint production in the factory in Bucharest begins, keeping the German technology and quality standards.
2003 Danke! brand appears which says "Paint like the Germans do!".
2005 The company was acquired by Advent International, a US investment fund, and soon they changed its name to Deutek SA.
2009 The Oskar brand is born, a brand that creates some of the most innovative products on the paint market in Romania.
2013 Deutek SA is acquired by the investment fund EEAF - Emerging Europe Accession Fund.
2017 Deutek SA becomes part of PPG Industries, the world leader in paint production and marketing.


The Deutek products under the OSKAR = Innovation and Danke! = Paint like the Germans do! are notorious among consumers and are recognized for their quality and performance.

Innovation and Research

Deutek has one of the largest and most modern research and development laboratory in the field, which constantly focuses on innovation and continuous improvement.


Oskar and Danke! are present in all DIY stores and all building materials stores in the country.

Quality Management

Certificate for the managements system according to ISO 9001:2008 Certificate for ISO 9001: 2015 Management System - Product quality is essential for Deutek. Since 2001, a quality management system has been implemented according to the requirements of the SR EN ISO 9001:2015 standard.

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