The successful range of "Ultimo" brushes is extended to include the exclusive "Ultimo" paint roller sleeves series. Both series were developed by Gebol in collaboration with producers and users to satisfy the current standards of professionals. A new ERP system was installed and the Gebol online shop developed further.

The personal protective equipment (PPE) product range was extended to include "Lee Cooper Workwear" brand work clothing and safety footwear. 
With the installation of a photovoltaic system we are able to produce our electricity ourselves.

Gebol extends its PPE product range and for the first time presents a separate catalogue for this product area.
For the first time ever the Gebol brand is represented at the one of the largest trade fairs worldwide for occupational safety and PPE, the A+A in Düsseldorf.

Thanks to its innovative occupational safety / PPE products in conjunction with its modern POS concept, Gebol was able to acquire numerous customers in the DIY store sector.
Gebol takes over general sales and distribution for "MADGRIP" in Central Europe.

Gebol HandelsgmbH celebrates its 10 year anniversary under the management of Mr Gerhard Frank.
The in-house brush product innovation, the "Ultimo" series, was developed in cooperation with the paint industry and was launched on the market successfully.


Gebol commits to colour and for the first time presents itself with a new trade fair stand at the largest trade fair in Munich.
Gebol starts direct selling in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.


Business Federation Director BR Gottfried Kneifel hands over the TOP training certificate to Mr Gerhard Frank.


In February construction work begins on the new building - planned for completion in August 2008.
In March the GEBOL Catalogue 2009/2010 is published - Presentation of the new GEBOL corporate image with the "G" as its logo and quality symbol. 


Decision to build a new company building in Enns.

Free order hotline for all customers: 0800 80 80 25.
Presentation of the Gebol Catalogue in our new Corporate design.
General representation for "FRIESS Malerstreif products" in Austria. 


WEB shop ec2use goes online. The complete computing hardware is renewed, powerful and customer-friendly software is used. All field service employees are equipped with a laptop and internet connection.
Introduction of a quality management system to ISO 9001:2000.

Awarded the Austria quality seal.

Mr Gerhard Frank founds GEBOL Handelsgesellschaft mbH and secures the ownership rights to the GEBOL brand. The company concentrates on its core expertise and the product policy is re-orientated.


Dr. Soukup retires.


Mr Gerhard Frank joins as assistant to the management.


Move to a new building in Pasching.


GEBOL Werkzeuge - Vertriebsges.m.b.H founded by Dr. Soukup.

Foundation: Georg von Bozzay, born in 1908 in Hungary, Baron, landowner and bank director, starts up a trading agency as a one-man business in a basement in Schubertstrasse in Linz. Several years later he moves the business to his villa in Hirschengasse 58 in Linz, from where he runs the business with the help of his wife. He is already selling products under the GEBOL brand name (GEorg BOzzay Linz).