Four decades of success – Continuity and innovative strength over many years create the best connections
Albert Metz founds RIA electronic in Blumberg, Germany. Development of production and own research for connectors.
Albert Metz takes over the company BTR. Opening up of the markets for electronic relays and telecommunication products.
Pooling of strengths in the Albert Metz corporate group. Launch of joint production and
administration for RIA and BTR.
Takeover of a majority stake in Konform, Hungary. Development of additional production
facilities for connectors.
Establishment of RIA electronic, Inc. in New Jersey, USA. Opening up of the North American markets for connectors.
Certification of the corporate group pursuant to DIN EN ISO 9001. Introduction of a quality management system.
Acquisition of Plant 3 in Blumberg. Expansion of the office and production space.
Introduction of consistent processes with company-wide ERP system.
Establishment of METZ CONNECT Asia Pacific Ltd. in Hong Kong, China.
Establishment of BTR NETCOM Inc. in New Jersey, USA. Realignment of the corporate group under the name METZ CONNECT.
Establishment of METZ CONNECT Singapore PTE. LTD and development of the production site of METZ CONNECT in Zhongshan, China.
Opening of the METZ CONNECT sales office in Shanghai, China.
Establishment of METZ CONNECT France SAS, Strasbourg, France.
Increase in producation space in Hungary and China. Further development of the Asian