The Wagner Companies, headquartered in Milwaukee, will celebrate the 50th anniversary
of R & B Wagner this year. Adolph A. Wagner founded R & B Wagner in 1955
in honor of his two children, Robert and Barbara.
Working in his basement workshop, Wagner created approximately 40 products.
Today the company's product offerings have increased to more than 11,000 items.
The Wagner Companies have recently added glass railings, cable railings and spiral
stairs to their product offerings, along with traditional and ornamental railing
The Wagner Companies have been in business since 1850 as a manufacturer of
handrail fittings and metal products for architectural and industrial applications.
In addition to R & B Wagner, J.G. Braun Co. is also part of the Wagner Companies.