1975 Capol GmbH founded as Kaul KG. The CAPOL brand name is formed later from the name Kaul and the English word "polish".
1975 Market launch of CAPOL® 254N, the first ready-to-use chocolate glazing agent that can be applied directly by the confectionery manufacturer without additional preparation steps.
1980s CAPOL establishes a global distribution network to meet the steadily growing demand for finishing products in Asia and the USA.
1993 CAPOL founds Capol (UK) Limited, a sales company in the UK.
2006/2007 Even before the trend really takes off, CAPOL obtains certification to distribute organic BIO certified products, and a year later NOP products.
2009 Kaul GmbH changes its name to Capol GmbH.
2012 CAPOL takes over the US distribution business and founds CAPOL LLC in Chicago, USA.
2013 CAPOL becomes part of the Freudenberg Group, a global technology company with technically leading products in around 40 market segments.
2013 CAPOL becomes the first manufacturer in the industry to use certified sustainable raw materials and offer its customers RSPO-certified products.
2017 CAPOL Inc. in Montreal, Canada, becomes part of the CAPOL Group. CAPOL adds to its portfolio natural color pigments with unique properties, produced with a patented technology.