|05 January 2017|
A connection for the futureMulti-Contact to become
Stäubli Electrical Connectors
Multi-Contact, the leading international manufacturer of electrical contacts and system solutions for industrial applications has been part of the Stäubli Group since 2002 and is now taking on the latter’s name and brand identity. Starting January 1, 2017 the company will offer its quality products and tailored customer solutions worldwide as Stäubli Electrical Connectors. A connection for a future of efficiency and sustainability. Multi-Contact was founded in Basel (Switzerland) in 1962 as a family company and serves diverse industrial customers worldwide with quality products and tailored solutions. The company has been a member of the Stäubli Group for almost 15 years as the Electrical Connectors Division. The Multi-Contact brand is known for sophisticated connection solutions – a promise of quality that will endure. The Stäubli Group Stäubli is an international provider of innovative mechatronic solutions in the areas of coupling systems, both electrical and fluid, robots, and textile machines. The company was founded in Switzerland in 1882 and is still family owned. Today the company is active in 25 countries with over 4,500 employees and a sales and service network in 50 countries. The two companies are united by shared values such as quality and innovation, customer-oriented sales and production designed to meet the needs of the market optimally. These are both the driving force and a basic precondition for even more impressive international market activity. “Taking on the Stäubli brand underscores our membership in this innovative group of companies. We are convinced that this step will make us an even more effective presence on the market. Together we can advance the development of cutting-edge products and customer-specific solutions to an even greater degree. We will now offer the entire spectrum of connection technology, which in such manner is unique on the world market, Under the Stäubli brand” says Franco Delvecchio, CEO of Stäubli Electrical Connectors and member of the senior management of the Stäubli Group. From synergies to strength By taking over the name and brand identity of the Stäubli Group, the electrical connectors specialist will ensure access to expanded research and development resources in the long term and thus ensure the innovative strength needed to develop convincing, futureoriented solutions for customer needs in the future.