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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 A small repair shop became a company with more than 40 employees. Pepperl+Fuchs moves into a new building.
1959 The development of the first proximity switch is a milestone for Pepperl+Fuchs, which marks the first steps in the field of electronics.
1964 For the first time, Pepperl+Fuchs participates in an important industrial fair, the Achema in Frankfurt, with an own fair stand.
1968 Pepperl+Fuchs exhibits at the HMI Hannover Messe for the first time.
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 Pepperl+Fuchs is certified according to 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 The manufacturing starts in Bintan/Indonesia.
2003 Pepperl+Fuchs purchases 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 The Systems & Solutions business area expands within the Process Automation division with display and operating systems of Extec Oesterle GmbH.
2006 Pepperl+Fuchs enlarges its PA range by the purchase of the intrinsic safety business from Cooper Crouse-Hinds GmbH and of the SAS (separator alarm systems) business from OJ Electronics. It takes over VMT Vision Machine Technic Bildverarbeitungssysteme GmbH and is integrated 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 Our European Distribution Center is inaugurated in Mannheim.
2012 Pepperl+Fuchs takes over GOVAN Industries in Melbourne/Australia.
2013 Pepperl+Fuchs acquires distribution partner Sensonor Oy in Finland.
2014 Our Solution Engineering Centers are launched worldwide. Tailor made solutions for explosion control are being developed and supplied ready for installation.
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 Our Global Distribution Center is officially inaugurated in Singapore. All goods produced at sites in Asia are stored here and distributed to destinations around the world.
2018 Today Pepperl+Fuchs employs approximately 6,200 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.
2019 Pepperl+Fuchs changes its legal form into a stock corporation (AG). This is the first step to undertake an incremental conversion into a European Company (Societas Europaea) by 2020.
2020 Pepperl+Fuchs changes its legal form into a European Company (Societas Europaea).
2020 Today Pepperl+Fuchs employs approximately 6,300 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 manufacturing of electronic sensors and components for the global automation market.
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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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Austria | Pepperl+Fuchs

Frank Hense | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Austria

Frank Hense

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

Belgium | Pepperl+Fuchs

Mieke Kooyman | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Belgium

Mieke Kooyman

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

Czech Republic | Pepperl+Fuchs

Petr Masopust | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in the Czech Republic

Petr Masopust

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

Denmark | Pepperl+Fuchs

Jonas Aagaard Madsen | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Denmark for the division Factory Automation

Jonas Aagaard Madsen

Pepperl+Fuchs A/S
Kirkebjerg Allé 90
2605 Brøndby

Phone: +45 31680568
E-Mail: jmadsen[at]dk.pepperl-fuchs.com

Mats Nydelius | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Denmark for the division Process Automation

Mats Nydelius

Pepperl+Fuchs AB
Bultgatan 40A
442 40 (Sverige)

Phone: +46 303246076
E-Mail: mnydelius[at]se.pepperl-fuchs.com

France | Pepperl+Fuchs

Mieke Kooyman | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in France

Mieke Kooyman

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

Germany | Pepperl+Fuchs Berlin

Frizzi Sadewasser | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Frizzi Sadewasser

Pepperl+Fuchs SE
Kitzingstrasse 25-27
12277 Berlin
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 3249
E-Mail: fsadewasser[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Cordula Straub | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Cordula Straub

Pepperl+Fuchs SE
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim 
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 2206
E-Mail: cstraub[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Germany | General questions

Anika Krämer | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Anika Krämer

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

Christina Horn | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Christina Grimm

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

Ilona Ritz | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Ilona Ritz

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

Germany | Pepperl+Fuchs Mannheim | Apprenticeship

Patricia Goebel | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Patricia Goebel

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

Rüdiger Uebe | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Rüdiger Uebe

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

Sascha Hartnagel | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Sascha Hartnagel

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

Germany | Pepperl+Fuchs Mannheim

Anja-Karina Deimel | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Anja-Karina Deimel

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

Ursula Zimmermann | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Ursula Zimmermann

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

Mascha Rosenfeldt | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Mascha Rosenfeldt

Pepperl+Fuchs SE
Lilienthalstraße 200 
68307 Mannheim 
Phone: +49 (0)621 776 1020
E-Mail: mrosenfeldt[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Tina von Engel | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Tina von Engel

Pepperl+Fuchs SE
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 776 1771
E-Mail: tvonengel[at]de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Carmen Fachinger | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Carmen Fachinger

Pepperl+Fuchs SE
Lilienthalstraße 200
68307 Mannheim
Tel: +49 (0)621 776 1598
E-Mail: cfachinger@de.pepperl-fuchs.com

Germany | ecom instruments GmbH | Assamstadt

Annette Salch | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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

Hungary | Pepperl+Fuchs

Barbara Vamosi | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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

India | Pepperl+Fuchs

Kishore Kumar Kumble | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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

Italy | Pepperl+Fuchs

Marta Ugolini | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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 | Pepperl+Fuchs

Mieke Kooyman | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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 | Pepperl+Fuchs

Tomasz Michalski | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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

Dariusz Mierzejewski | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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

Russia | Pepperl+Fuchs

Frank Hense | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Russia

Frank Hense

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

Singapore | Pepperl+Fuchs

Jacqueline Lim | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Singapore

Jacqueline Lim

Pepperl + Fuchs (Mfg) Pte Ltd
18 Ayer Rajah Crescent
P+F Building
Singapur 139942
Tel: +65 6770 1391
E-Mail: pelim@sg.pepperl-fuchs.com

Low Li Ping | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Singapore for operators

Low Li Ping

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

Slovakia | Pepperl+Fuchs

Frank Hense | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Slovakia

Frank Hense

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

South Africa | Pepperl+Fuchs

Cezanne Gonsior | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in South Africa

Cezanne Gonsior

Pepperl+Fuchs 
Cnr Monument and Braambos street
1619 Kempton Park

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

Turkey | Pepperl+Fuchs

Ferit Şekeroğlu | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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 | Pepperl+Fuchs

Tony Francis | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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 | Pepperl+Fuchs

Stacy Weisinger | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in the United States

Stacy Weisinger

Pepperl+Fuchs, Inc.
4321 W Sam Houston Parkway, suite 150
Houston, TX 77043/USA

E-Mail: sweisinger[at]us.pepperl-fuchs.com

Vietnam | Pepperl+Fuchs

Thi Hong Lien Nguyen | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

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

Thai Ngan (Jane) Vu | Pepperl+Fuchs Career Portal

Your contact person in Vietnam

Jane Vu

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 37700744-1248
E-Mail: thavu[at]vn.pepperl-fuchs.com

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