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SCHURTER Electronic Components operates successfully as a Swiss technology company worldwide. We offer solutions to our business partners, also for the most demanding requirements. In a dynamic market, we are growing thanks to high technical expertise, financial independence and extraordinary innovation.

 

 

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Mission

SCHURTER is an internationally leading innovator and manufacturer of fuses, connectors, circuit breakers, input systems and EMC products as well as a PCB assembly service provider for the electronics industry.

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"In close cooperation with our group companies we work out innovative products and services for our customers and partners. Together with our professional expertise, its dynamic implementation as well as the future-oriented focus we are able to achieve extraordinary performance."

- Ralph Müller, CEO SCHURTER Group -



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Customers

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Manufacturers of computers and peripheral equipment, appliances/instruments, telecommunication equipment, automation, safety technology, operator panels, hobby, household and gardening equipment.

Products

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We focus on components and systems ensuring the clan and safe supply of power and ease of use of electrical equipment according to IEC 60950.

The assortment encloses: Fuse-Links, Fuseholders, Varistors, Circuit Breakers for Equipment, IEC 6320 Appliance Couplers, Cord sets, Membrane Keypads, Switches Touch Screens and Touch Panels, capacitive Keypads, Cabinet and Control Systems, 1- und 3-phase Line Filter with and without Appliance Inlets, Chokes, Pulse Transformers, Driver Modules, Voltage Selectors, Test Jacks and Probes, Indicators, Audio-, DC-, DIN-, Data- and Signal Connectors.

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Circuit Protection Connectors Input Systems EMC Products

Approvals

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SCHURTER products are certified according to the following standards and carry country specific approvals.

UL, CSA, VDE (ENEC10), METI, CCC, KTL

Founding of SCHURTER

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The company was founded by Heinrich Schurter in 1933. It changed its corporate from a limited partnership to a private limited corporation in 1949. All activities are centralized into the SCHURTER Holding AG based in Lucerne since 1990.

SCHURTER is a privately owned company and is run by family members in its third generation. Hans-Rudolf Schurter is the chairman of the board of directors in the SCHURTER Holding AG. Bruno Schurter, a US resident, is the VP of SCHURTER Holding AG and CEO of SCHURTER Inc. located in Santa Rosa, California. He is also responsible for all marketing activities within the SCHURTER group.

The change over of the management of the SCHURTER Group from Hans-Rudolf Schurter to Ralph Müller has taken place in January 2015. For the first time in more than 80 year company history, the operative management of SCHURTER is given to someone outside the family.

Acquisitions

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2001: MEIERHOFER AG, Mellingen, Switzerland

2003: TIMONTA AG, Mendrisio, Switzerland

2005: SCHURTER Otto Heil, Oberursel, Germany

2007: TICOMEL SA, Mendrisio, Switzerland

2009: CHI LICK SCHURTER Ltd., Hong Kong SAR, China

2014: Danielson Europe B.V., Nederlands

Sales Organization

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Global sales and distribution with in

Europe: SCHURTER AG, Lucerne, Switzerland

America : SCHURTER Inc., Santa Rosa, CA, USA

Asia : SCHURTER (S) Pte. Ltd., Singapore

In addition to more than 50 manufacturing representatives and approximately 200 distributors.

Partner Information


Joint Venture Partner

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SCHURTER+OKW do Brazil Componentes Electrônicos Ltda., Sao Paulo, Brasilien

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Factory Technology

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SCHURTER offers comprehensive solution packages - from the initial concept down to the delivery of the systems ready for mounting. More than 50 engineers are dedicated to developing our products and manufacturing systems. Our expertise encompasses injection molding, metalworking, electroplating, assembly using automated manufacturing systems, clean-room touch panel assembly, casing systems manufacturing and PCB assembly as well as EMC product development and manufacturing.

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2012

2013

Delta

Sales (Mio. CHF)

173.8

174.7

+0.5%

Number of employees

1'453

1'480

+1.85%

Development of Sales

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Quality, Environmental and Personnel management systems

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The quality, environmental and personnel management systems are certified according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 50001 and OHSAS 18001. The methodologies of SIX SIGMA and EFQM are applied.

This Code of Conduct lays down binding guidelines for the actions of senior managers and employees determine the SCHURTER Group. As a flagship company for business excellence business ethics and corporate governance have a high priority.

SCHURTER – Code of Conduct 140.64 kB (PDF) 

2002: ESPRIX Award winner

2005: Swiss Cash Employer Award 1st place winner

2006: SWISS Leadership Award winner

2014: ESPRIX Award winner

Division Components    
 

President Division Components

Martin Zarges

SCHURTER AG_Querformat SCHURTER AG  
Country Switzerland
CEO

Christian Holzgang

Function Production and Distribution
SGMBH SCHURTER GmbH  
Country Germany

Managing Director

Bruno Ochs

Function Production and Distribution
SCHURTER Nordic AB_Schweden SCHURTER Nordic AB  
Country Sweden

General Manager

Robert Gunnarsson

Function Distribution
SCHURTER SA_Frankreich SCHURTER France  
Country France

General Manager

Philippe Bardon

Function Production and Distribution
SCHURTER Inc_USA SCHURTER USA  
Country USA

President

Bruno H. Schurter

Function Distribution
SCHURTER (S) Singapur SCHURTER Singapore  
Country Singapore

Managing Director

Kevin Turner

Function Distribution
SCHURTER KK_Japan SCHURTER Japan  
Country Japan

General Manager

Ryoji Makino

Function Distribution
SCHURTER ssro_Tschechien SCHURTER Czech  
Country Czech Republic

Managing Director

Jaroslav Marx

Function Production and Distribution
Kevin_SCHURTER_Italien SCHURTER Italy  
Country Italy

Managing Director

Antonello Martegani

Function Distribution
SCHURTER Ltd_England SCHURTER Ltd.  
Country United Kingdom

Managing Director

Andreas Ziegler

Function Distribution
SEC_SCHURTER_Electronic_China_2015 SCHURTER China  
Country China

Managing Director

Aaron Zhang

Function  
CLS_Chi_Lick_SCHURTER_2015 Chi Lick SCHURTER  
Country China

General Manager

Dilys Leung

Function Production and Distribution
SCHURTER_SOB_Gebaeude SOB SCHURTER + OKW do Brasil Componentes Eletronicos Ltda  
Country Brazil

Managing Director

Marcelo Soares

Function  
Timonta_Slovakei SCHURTER (SK) s.r.o.  
Country Slovakia

Managing Director

Peter Belusky

Function Production and Distribution
SCHURTER Electronics Indien SCHURTER Electronics (India) Pvt. Ltd.  
Country India

Managing Director

Asgari Lokhandwala

Function Production and Distribution
SINT_Interelektronic_Romania SCHURTER Electronic Components s.r.l.  
Country Romania
CEO

Valentin Mocanu

Function  
Division Input Systems    
 

President Division Input Systems

Bruno Ochs

SGMBH SCHURTER GmbH  
Country Germany

Managing Director

Bruno Ochs

Function Production and Distribution
SIAG_Input_Systems_2015 SCHURTER Input Systems AG  
Country Switzerland

General Manager

Peter Hädener

Function Production and Distribution
Danielson_Europe_BV_Niederlande Danielson Europe  
Country Netherlands

Managing Director

Peter Boerdijk

Function Production and Distribution
Danielson_Amersfoort_Industrial_Graphics_72dpi Danielson Amersfoort – Industrial Graphics  
Country Netherlands

Managing Director

Peter Boerdijk

Function Distribution
Danielson_UK Danielson UK Ltd.  
Country United Kingdom

Managing Director

Peter Boerdijk

Function Production and Distribution

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