Welcome to the Smart Paint Factory Alliance

What we do

The Smart Paint Factory Alliance is an association of innovative people, institutes, companies and stakeholders from the paint and coatings industry. Our goal is to find joint answers to the major challenges facing our industry.

Our interactive offers for you and with you:


Meetings to discuss current industry challenges with experts and stakeholders.


We publish our ideas and encourage industry experts to contribute to the media.

We will have our next Workference on June 13 and 14 at the Fraunhofer IFAM in Bremen, Germany. A lot of interesting topics on the agenda and experts and practitioners […]

By Wolfram Keller (Contact), Ulf Stalmach, Ralph Wörheide Today, raw material and paint manufacturers develop formulations based on the raw material portfolio they are familiar with. These products are intended […]

By Wolfram Keller (corresponding author), Ulf Stalmach, Ralph Wörheide All industries, including coatings and their periphery, are currently confronted with various challenges, e.g., raw material shortages, Green Deal, new supply […]