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Mobius + Ruppert

Alfred Möbius and Heinrich Ruppert found the company “Möbius+Ruppert“ in 1922, in the north of Erlangen - the heart of the European pencil industry - where they rent premises and produce, initially with 20 employees, pencil sharpeners made of artificial resin, magnesium and zinc via compression-casting.

They move to their own premises in the same area in 1929 and continue their expansion. Today, Möbius+Ruppert is owned and led by the fourth family generation and employs 75 people. The assortment has been expanded continuously: Premium products in the fields of school, office and leisure activities are exported to 75 countries world wide.

The brand M+R stands for 'Sharpening', 'Cutting' and 'Drawing'. Those core competencies are expressed through the slogan “sharpen your senses!”.


Mobius + Ruppert