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Pepperl+Fuchs - a success story

1945 The radio technician Walter Pepperl and the banker Ludwig Fuchs found a radio repair shop in Mannheim Sandhofen in November. Very early the founders start the production of transformers. In subsequent years Pepperl+Fuchs becomes a major supplier for industries based in Mannheim.
1955 The radio shop is given up and the company with 40 employees moves into a new building
1959 The first proximity switch is developed. This is the start in electronics.
1964 First participation in an important industrial fair (Achema in Frankfurt) with a Pepperl + Fuchs stand.
1968 The first exhibition at the HMI Hannover Messe.
1971 The building in Sandhofen bursts at all seams - time to move again for Pepperl + Fuchs. A new company building is erected in Mannheim-Schönau, a modern factory with 10,000 sq. The manufacturing of transformers is shut down.
1973 In England the first foreign sales organization is founded. From 1980 special units for the English market are produced there.
1976 The legal form of the company changes from OHG (general partnership) to GmbH (private limited company) + Co. KG (limited partnership).
1977 The floor space is doubled by an extension taking into account the special requirements for physically handicapped people.
1979 In Singapore the first non-European affiliated company with production facilities is founded in order to gain access to the Asian market and also to remain competitive in Europe. The first step in globalization is taken.
1983 Across the pond: A new distribution site in North America opened in Twinsburg/Ohio. Today more than 200 employees work here.
1988 The company is taken over by Michael Fuchs, the son of Ludwig Fuchs, and Claus Michael, the son-in-law of Walter Pepperl. The legal form changes to a GmbH (private limited company).
1990 The company building in Mannheim-Schönau is extended again.
1991 The Divisions FACTORY AUTOMATION and PROCESS AUTOMATION are set up.
1991 Pepperl+Fuchs acquires the company RUF in Mannheim and thus adds level control to their product range.
1993 Certification in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001 for the first time.
1994 The Pepperl+Fuchs Systems GmbH is sold to Honeywell and the field of fail-safe controls is thus given up in order to concentrate on the core business.
1996 Pepperl+Fuchs acquires the company Hohner in Tuttlingen and round off the product range with rotary encoders.
1997 PLAMET Kft. is founded in Hungary to supply plastic and metal parts.
2000 The product range is extended and the market position is strengthened by the acquisition of Visolux GmbH in Berlin (optoelectronic components for automation), the Honeywell/USA divisions of Microswitch proximity sensors and Photoswitch to better serve the American market and finally Elcon Instruments in Italy for a new strategic orientation of the Process Automation Division.
2000 Start of manufacture in Bintan/Indonesia.
2003 Purchase of the purge and pressurization systems from Bebco industries EPS in the USA.
2004 New Data Matrix Code product range obtained through the acquisition of Omnitron AG and Position Encoding System, also due to an acquisition
2005 Expansion of the Systems & Solutions business area within the Process Automation division with display and operating systems of Extec Oesterle GmbH.
2006 Enlargement of the PA range by purchase of the intrinsic safety business from Cooper Crouse-Hinds GmbH and of the SAS (separator alarm systems) business from OJ Electronics.Takeover of VMT Vision Machine Technic Bildverarbeitungssysteme GmbH and integration into the Factory Automation division.
2007 In April the construction of the new administration building is started.
2008 Pepperl+Fuchs celebrates "50 years proximity switch". In May 2008 175 employees are moving in the new and modern building which offers space for approx. 240 employees on 4 floors with a surface of more than 7.000 sq.
2010 Pepperl+Fuchs acquires proximity sensor business of Siemens. Herewith, Pepperl+Fuchs increase its product portfolio in the field of inductive proximity sensors and photoelectric sensors, and at the same time strengthen its position in the market for ultrasonic sensor technology for factory automation.
2012 Inauguration of our European Distribution Center in Mannheim
2012 Acquisition of GOVAN Industries in Melbourne/Australia
2013 Pepperl+Fuchs acquires distribution partner Sensonor Oy in Finland.
2014 Launch of our Solution Engineering Center worldwide
2015 The company is taken over by the next generation, Monika Müller-Michael and Michael Fuchs Jr.
2015 Acquisition of Petroleum Safety Products Ind. in Chennai/India and MACtek Corporation in Twinsburg/Ohio
2015 A new distribution site opened in South Africa.
2016 Official inauguration of our Global Distribution Center in Singapore. All goods produced at sites in Asia are stored here and distributed to destinations around the world.
2017 Today Pepperl+Fuchs employs approximately 5,600 people in various locations in Germany, USA, Singapore, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Czech Republic. With more than 80 subsidiaries, the company is a market leader in the development and manufacture of electronic sensors and components for the global automation market.

Where we come from

From a radio repair workshop to a high-tech company with activities worldwide: read how Pepperl+Fuchs has grown from its early days in 1945 to today.

 

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Contact

Do you have any questions?
We would be pleased to assist you. Here you find our contacts worldwide.

We look forward hearing from you!

Austria

Your contact person in Austria

Frank Hense

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstr. 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1406
E-Mail: fhense[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Belgium

Your contact person in Belgium

Mieke Kooyman

Pepperl+Fuchs NV
Metropoolstraat 11
B-2900 Schoten Belgien
Tel: +3236418580
E-Mail: mkooyman[at]be.pepperl-fuchs.com

Czech Republic

Your contact person in the Czech Republic

Petr Masopust

Pepperl+Fuchs Manufacturing s.r.o.
CZ-541 01 Trutnov
Tel: +420 494 771 300
E-Mail: jobs[at]cz.pepperl-fuchs.com

Denmark

Your contact person in Denmark for the division Factory Automation

Niels-Christian Andreasen

Pepperl+Fuchs A/S
Stamholmen 173
2650 Hvidovre

Tel: +45 59930312
E-Mail: nandreasen[at]dk.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person in Denmark for the division Process Automation

Tonni Ottar

Pepperl+Fuchs A/S
Stamholmen 173
2650 Hvidovre

Tel: +45 36888716-0
E-Mail: tottar[at]dk.pepperl-fuchs.com

France

Your contact person in France

Mieke Kooyman

Pepperl+Fuchs EURL
12, avenue des Tropiques
ZA de Courtaboeuf 2
F-91940 Les Ulis Frankreich
Tel: +3236418580
E-Mail: mkooyman[at]be.pepperl-fuchs.com

India

Your contact person in India

Kishore Kumar Kumble

Pepperl+Fuchs
No.546/1, 7th Main, 4th Stage
Peenya Industrial Estate
560058 Bangalore, Karnatake

Tel: +91 (80) 33526-200
E-Mail: kkumar[at]in.pepperl-fuchs.com

Germany - Berlin

Your contact person for professionals and young professionals, executives and engineers in Berlin

Anja Knop

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Kitzingstrasse 25-27
12277 Berlin
Tel: +49 (0)30 616 72 201
E-Mail: aknop[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for professionals, young professionals, apprenticeship and study programs in Berlin

Annegret Sänger

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Kitzingstrasse 25-27
12277 Berlin
Tel: +49 (0)30 616 72 249
E-Mail: asaenger[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Germany - Bühl

Your contact person for our site in Bühl (professionals and young professionals)

Petra Breubeck

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 1173
E-Mail: pbreubeck[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for our site in Bühl (professionals, young professionals and college students)

Michelle Pavel

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 2107
E-Mail: mpavel[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Germany - Mannheim

Your contact person for the areas Product Management and R&D

Petra Breubeck

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 1173
E-Mail: pbreubeck[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for sales, product management and development

Salma Akbar

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH 
Lilienthalstraße 200 
68307 Mannheim 
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1703
E-Mail: sakbar[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for the areas Product Management and R&D

Tanja Szach

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Telefon: +49 621 776 1771
E-Mail: tszach@de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for the areas Personnel, Production and Quality Management

Anja-Karina Deimel

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 1739
E-Mail: adeimel[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for VMT Vision Machine Technic and Neoception

Anja Knop

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200 
68307 Mannheim 
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 3201
E-Mail: aknop[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for the areas Lean, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Purchase, Finance, Controlling and IT

Ursula Zimmermann

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1812
E-Mail: uzimmermann[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for the areas Marketing, Quality Management, Global Sales Support/Processes and study programs

Michelle Pavel

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
: +49 (0)621 776 2107
E-Mail: mpavel[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for study programs and temporary jobs

Christina Horn

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200 
68307 Mannheim 
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1563
E-Mail: chorn[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for study programs and temporary jobs

Ilona Ritz

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200 
68307 Mannheim 
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1738
E-Mail: iritz[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for apprenticeship in Mannheim (technical professions)

Patricia Goebel

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1742
E-Mail: pgoebel[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for apprenticeship in Mannheim (commercial professions and student internships)

Maike Vieten

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200 
68307 Mannheim 
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1724
E-Mail: mvieten[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for apprenticeship in Mannheim (Electronics and Commercial Informatics)

Rüdiger Uebe

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1392
E-Mail: ruebe[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for apprenticeship in Mannheim (Warehouse Logistics)

Sascha Hartnagel

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1671
E-Mail: shartnagel[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Germany - Amberg

Your contact person for our site in Amberg

Petra Breubeck

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1173
E-Mail: pbreubeck[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for study programs

Christina Horn

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1563
E-Mail: chorn[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Germany - Assamstadt

Your contact person for ecom instruments

Petra Breubeck

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200 
68307 Mannheim 
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 1173
E-Mail: pbreubeck[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person for ecom instruments

Annette Salch

ecom instruments GmbH
Industriestraße 2
97959 Assamstadt 
Phone: +49 (0) 6294 4224 826  
E-Mail: annette.salch[at]ecom-ex.com

Germany - Neuhausen ob Eck

Your contact person for Pepperl+Fuchs Drehgeber

Tanja Szach

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Telefon: +49 621 776 1771
E-Mail: tszach@de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Hungary

Your contact person in Hungary

Barbara Vamosi

Pepperl+Fuchs Kft.
Kisto ut. 16-18
H-8200 Veszprém
Tel: +36 88590 120
E-Mail: bvisztne[at]hu.pepperl-fuchs.com

Italy

Your contact person in Italy

Marta Ugolini

Pepperl+Fuchs srl
Via delle Arti e Mestieri 4
20884 Sulbiate
Tel: +39 (039) 6292 210
E-Mail: MUgolini[at]it.pepperl-fuchs.com

Netherlands

Your contact person in the Netherlands

Mieke Kooyman

Pepperl+Fuchs BV
Pettelaarpark 104
NL-5216 PR 's-Hertogenbosch Niederlande
Tel: +3236418581
E-Mail: mkooyman[at]be.pepperl-fuchs.com

Poland

Your contact person in Poland for the division Factory Automation

Tomasz Michalski

Pepperl+Fuchs Sp. z o.o. 
ul. Marsa 56B 
04-242 Warszawa 
Telefon: +48 22 256 9770 
E-Mail: tmichalski[at]pl.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person in Poland for the division Process Automation

Dariusz Mierzejewski

Pepperl+Fuchs Sp. z o.o. 
ul. Marsa 56B 
04-242 Warszawa 
Telefon: +48 22 256 9770 
E-Mail: dmierzejewski[at]pl.pepperl-fuchs.com

Romania

Your contact person in Romania

Frank Hense

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstr. 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1406
E-Mail: fhense[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Russia

Your contact person in Russia

Frank Hense

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstr. 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1406
E-Mail: fhense[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Singapore

Your contact person in Singapore

Eleutherius Liew

Pepperl+Fuchs (Mfg) Pte Ltd 
18 Ayer Rajah Crescent
P+F Building
Singapur 139942
Tel: +65 6779 9091-2267
E-Mail: eliew[at]sg.pepperl-fuchs.com

Your contact person in Singapore for operators

Leow Yong Tai

Pepperl + Fuchs (Mfg) Pte Ltd
18 Ayer Rajah Crescent
P+F Building
Singapur 139942
Tel: +65 6779 9091-2202
E-Mail: yleow[at]sg.pepperl-fuchs.com

Slovakia

Your contact person in Slovakia

Frank Hense

Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH
Lilienthalstr. 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1406
E-Mail: fhense[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

South Africa

Your contact person in South Africa

Marianne Miszczyk

Pepperl+Fuchs 
Cnr Monument and Braambos street
1619 Kempton Park

Phone: +27(0)87 985 0797
E-Mail: mmiszczyk[at]za.pepperl-fuchs.com

Turkey

Your contact person in Turkey

Ferit Şekeroğlu

Pepperl+Fuchs Elektronik San. ve Tic. Ltd Sti.
Şeref Sokak No.9
Atatürk Mahallesi  Ataşehir
TR-34758  İstanbul - Turkey
Tel: +90 (216) 577 22 50
E-Mail: fsekeroglu[at]tr.pepperl-fuchs.com

United Arab Emirates

Your contact person for United Arab Emirates

Tony Francis

Pepperl+Fuchs
8, Jebel Ali Free Zone
61398 Dubai

Phone: +971 4 8838378-200
E-Mail: tfrancis[at]ae.pepperl-fuchs.com

United States

Your contact person in the United States

Lorna Hall

HR Recruiter
Pepperl+Fuchs, Inc.
4321 W Sam Houston Parkway, suite 150
Houston, TX 77043/USA
Tel: +1 (713) 849-1189
Fax: + 1 (330)-487-3292
E-Mail: lhall[at]us.pepperl-fuchs.com

Vietnam

Your contact person in Vietnam

Thi Hong Lien Nguyen

Pepperl+Fuchs (Vietnam) Company Limited
Lot S12-16a, Street 20 Tan Thuan EPZ
Tan Thuan Dong Ward,
District 7 Ho Chi Minh City
Tel: +84 8 37700744-1105
E-Mail: thlnguyen[at]vn.pepperl-fuchs.com

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