We love lanolin and natural waxes!


Years of

H. Erhard Wagner GmbH is a raw materials distributor, located in the Hanseatic City of Bremen since 1953. Since the company was founded, the business focus has been on trading in lanolin and lanolin derivatives. Our long-standing expertise is an essential factor for the successful cooperation with our selected suppliers and customers. With a market share of over 40% we are the leading importer of lanolin in Germany.


product quality

We work exclusively with reliable manufacturers from all over the world and attach great importance to long-term cooperation in partnership when purchasing our products. With our established brands "EWALAN", "EWACERA", "EWANOL" and "EWARIT", we guarantee consistently high product quality. Our extensive stock also ensures a fast delivery capability for the common products.


Advice and

Due to our many years of expertise, we are able to assist and support our customers with individual questions. Our motivated team offers fast service and flexible solutions for special requirements. Customer orientation is the living philosophy of our work, which is appreciated by many of our long-term customers.


and change

The continuous adaptation of our corporate orientation to changing challenges of a social and ecological nature is an objective of the management of H. Erhard Wagner GmbH. In this context, the dialog with our business partners and interest groups is very important for us. These impulses support us on our way to becoming a sustainable company.


For motivated and satisfied employees


Since 60 Years

  • 1953

    Foundation of the company H. Erhard Wagner as a limited partnership by Helmut Erhard Wagner
  • 1970

    Wolfgang Wagner takes over management
  • 1972

    First contacts with the Japanese lanolin producer Yoshikawa Oil & Fat
  • 1986

    Change of the corporate form to GmbH. Managing Director: Wolfgang Wagner
  • 1986

    With Steffen Wagner, the third generation joins the company
  • 1994

    General agency for lanolin and wool wax derivatives of Nippon Fine Chemicals, Osaka
  • 1995

    Start of the distribution of "PhytoVital" and "LipoActive" plant extracts
  • 1996

    Distribution of cod liver oil and omega-3 fatty acids from Norway
  • 1996

    Initial ISO 9000 certification
  • 1998

    Steffen Wagner becomes member of the management board
  • 2004

    Wolfgang Wagner resigns from the management board
  • 2008

    Thorsten Stich joins the company as a member of the management board
  • 2014

    First sustainability rating by Ecovadis
  • 2014

    Switch to 100% green power
  • 2015

    Relocation to a modern high-bay warehouse
  • 2015

    Start of complete CO2 compensation of all ship imports
  • 2022

    RSPO Distributor License (sustainable palm oil)