History

Overview of our history

the 2000's

2013

Urs Zimmermann, longtime owner and director of Fabrimex System, hands over the business to Mrs. Graziella Spizzi, but continues to work for the company as chairman of the board

2010

Start of cooperation with Congatec Germany for embedded computing (COM Express, Q7, XTX form factors).

Our subsidiary in Taiwan opens their own manufacturing site in Kaohsiung and production starts according to our quality standards.

2009

Start of cooperation with SVS - VISTEK Germany for GigE - cameras in the industrial area.

Contract with LANNER INC. Taiwan for compact industrial PC's.

2006

5 years Fabrimex Far East in Taiwan.

Successfully we supply industrial customers in and out of Europe directly from Taiwan.

2005

Splitting of the FABRIMEX AG into two legally independent companies.

- FABRIMEX AG for power supplies

- FABRIMEX SYSTEMS AG for industrial PCs and image processing

2003

Management buy out of the Business Unit ENERGY MANAGEMENT

2001

Foundation of the FABRIMEX FAR EAST Ltd. in Taiwan for procurement in the IPC and display range and international distribution.

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the 90's 80's and 70's

1998

Start of serial production of industrial PCs for OEMs in Switzerland.

1997

Management buy out of the business unit SOLAR.

1996

Certification of our Quality Management System according to ISO 9001 standards.

1994

Relocation and concentration of all divisions in one location in Volketswil near Zurich. Establishing the Fabrimex GmbH in Gerstetten for the production of built-in power supplies.

1992

The change in the electronics business leads to the separation from the component distribution business through the sale to Electronic Spoerle. There is a concentration on the 4 business units:

- Solar 

- Systems

- Power Supplies

- Energy Management and EMC

further accomplished the transition from a pure trading company to a specialized engineering trading company.

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the 50's

1955/56

With the takeover of the general representation of International Rectifier (USA) and Texas Instruments (USA) Fabrimex goes into the electronics. This expansion of representation portfolio makes Fabrimex one of the leading suppliers in the component distribution.

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Foundation

1947

On 19 May 1947, the Fabrimex AG is founded in Zurich by E. Oertli and accepts the first representation, the capacitors of the company Rob. BOSCH for systems for power factor correction.

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