Adquiere Grupo Fila a Daler Rowney-Lukas

On the 3rd of February 2016, the Daler-Rowney Lukas group’s shareholders sold the entire
share capital of the holding company to F.I.L.A. – Fabbrica Italiana Lapis ed Affini S.p.A.
(“FILA”), an Italian Group listed on the Milan Stock Exchange. FILA is a producer of writing
instruments and art supplies.
FILA has achieved strong growth over the last 20 years, through both internal growth and
external acquisitions (Adica Pongo in Italy in 1994, Dixon Ticonderoga in the US in 2005,
Lyra in Germany in 2008, Lapiceria Mexicana in Mexico in 2010 and Lycin in Brazil in
FILA also set up a Joint Venture with Maimeri in 2014 and acquired 51% of Indian Writefine
Products in India in 2015.
Today Fila operates through 11 production facilities and 19 branches in 5 continents,
employing 5000 people and presents an impressive brand portfolio.
The FILA and Daler-Rowney Lukas combination is a perfect fit for enhancing both of our
product offering, geographical coverage and sales channel development.
It is a fantastic opportunity for the next step of our development.

Acerca de Grupo Fila Dixon

GRUPO FILA DIXON® es una empresa global con más de 200 años de experiencia en productos de consumo educacional, arte y escritura que tiene sus raíces en Estados Unidos e Italia, pues por un lado Dixon® fue fundada en Estados Unidos hacia 1795 y FILA nació en Italia a principios del siglo XX.


Rodrigo Hernández