Inventor of the Paper Coffee Filter
Her invention not only creates income and jobs for her whole family, it also creates a company that will stand the test of time, including two world wars, to reach extraordinary heights and remains in operation even today!
Listen in for Melitta’s whole story, and check your pantry to see if your coffee filters are Melitta’s brand – there’s a good chance they are!
“My mother, who had an excellent taste in coffee, was often irritated by the coffee grounds in her cup”
“Most Melitta locations still have a photograph of her on the wall. Every employee knows Melitta Bentz and her unique role as the mother of the corporation.”