Adolf Rambold

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Adolf Rambold
Born(1900-10-05)5 October 1900
Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died14 May 1996(1996-05-14) (aged 95)
Meerbusch, Rhein-Kreis NeussNorth Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Occupation(s)Inventor, engineer

Adolf Rambold (5 October 1900 – 14 May 1996) was a German inventor and engineer.


Rambold worked for the German company Teekanne since 1924. In 1929, he invented the tea bag packing machine called Pompadour. In 1949, being a co-owner of Teepack he invented a modern form of tea bag - bag with 2 chambers which remains the most popular type of the tea bag till now. In the same year he proposed a new tea bag packing machine Constanta which produced 160 bags per minute.

Teefix 2 chamber tea bag

See also


  1. ^ WDR:14. Mai 1996 – Teebeutel-Entwickler Adolf Rambold stirbt:Aroma aus der Doppelkammer (German)
  2. ^ History of Teekanne