FRIMO
HISTORY

Over 55 years of technological expertise.

FRIMO GROUP HISTORY

Over 55 years of technological expertise

15.10.1962

How it all began

Fritsche & Co. KG

The company started out as Fritsche & Co. KG in Bohmte, Germany as a supplier of foam tools for PU processing and model making.

1969

FRIMO Lotte GmbH

After multiple moves around Osnabrück, FRIMO finally settled into today's location in Lotte, Germany.

1990

FRIMO Inc.

The American branch FRIMO-USA Inc. (today FRIMO Inc.) was founded near Detroit in Wixom, Michigan.

1991

FRIMO Hungary Kft

FRIMO expanded their business into southeast Europe by purchasing an aluminum foundry in Budapest, today known as FRIMO Hungary Kft.

1995

FRIMO VAP GmbH

FRIMO VAP GmbH was founded in Landshut as a service station for tools and machines.

1995

FRIMO-Huber Systemtechnik GmbH & Co.

FRIMO-Huber Systemtechnik GmbH & Co. was founded after the acquisition of Anton Huber GmbH & Co. KG in bavarian Freilassing.

1998

FRIMO Control Systems

FRIMO Control Systems was founded in Ainring, near Freilassing.

1999

FRIMO Group GmbH

FRIMO Group GmbH & Co. KG was founded in Lotte as a holding location for the FRIMO Group.

2004

FRIMO Frankreich (AXIOME)

Acquisition of FRIMO's competitor Heidel, which included the French company AXIOME.

2005

FRIMO Automotive Trim Tooling & Equipment Co. Ltd.

Establishment of a sales, service, and production location in Shanghai.

2006

FRIMO Technology GmbH Hamburg

FRIMO Technology GmbH was founded in Hamburg, which established FRIMO in the business division of PU mixing and metering technology.

2007

bo parts

Integration of the company bo parts.

2012

50 Years of Global Competence

CEO Hans-Günter Bayer (center, right) and CFO Rainer Wittkorn (center, left), along with the international FRIMO Board of Directors at the Felix-Nussbaum-Haus in Osnabrück, December 2012.

2015

FRIMO Mexico

In 2015, FRIMO founded a new location in Puebla, Mexico. Their focus is on local service and expanding the production capacity of FRIMO Inc.

2017

Bormann + Reinhold industrial and building automation

Takeover of the company Bormann + Reinhold. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of the FRIMO group of companies.

2017

bo parts Inc.

Bo Parts, Inc. founded in Greenville/Spartanburg area in the USA.

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