Over 160 years of experience
Expansion of the development to products in electronics. Begin of activities in organic electronics (OPV, OLED) with several potential customers.
First trade fair presentation
At SNEC in Shanghai, contacfoil® is presented to the professional audience for the first time at a trade fair stand.
Eppstein Technologies GmbH
Outsourcing of research and development activities of EppsteinFOILS to a sister company.
Start of a pilot plant for the manufacturing, evaluation and testing of individual components. Continuous expansion along new test requirements.
Entry into the development of products for new photovoltaics technologies, such as MWT or IBC. Patents for contacfoil® are filed for nationally and internationally. The successful patenting takes place 3 years later.
Company change in ownership and separation from the company's previous group due to a management buy-out. Renamed EppsteinFOILS GmbH & Co KG.