HARTING celebrates 75 years of driving technologies
September 1, 2020 By Jeff Cottrill
HARTING has been shaping the future for 75 years
For 75 years now, the HARTING Technology Group has been driving technological change and providing decisive impetus for the future. The vision formulated in 1996 by the owner family “We want to shape the future with technologies for people” remains the guiding star of our entrepreneurial activities. September 1 marks the 75th anniversary of the founding day of the family company.
The manufacturer of everyday products such as waffle irons and irons has evolved into a worldwide leading supplier of industrial connection technology for the three lifelines of data, signal and power, a global player fielding innovative products and solutions focusing on Industry 4.0 and digitization. HARTING has successfully opened up new markets with its technologies in the core business of connectivity, such as e-mobility and resource-saving power generation.
The HARTING Technology Group is a leading global supplier of industrial connection technology for the three lifelines data, signal and power with
14 production facilities and 44 sales companies worldwide. In addition, the company also manufactures checkout zones for retail, electromagnetic actuators for automotive and industrial series production, charging equipment for electric vehicles, and hardware and software for customers and applications in automation technology, mechanical and plant engineering, robotics and transportation, among others. Around 5, 300 employees generated sales of 750 million euros in 2018/19. Founded on September 1st, 1945, the company is celebrating its 75th anniversary at many trade fairs and events this year.