Anthoni Fournier in Nuremberg founded the first workshop for the manufacture of Lyonese Wares: finest metal threads and wires of gold and silver, and later on of silver plated and gold plated copper
Foundation of LEONI Wire Inc., Chicopee, USA (learn more...)
Acquisition of aurnhammer+benedict GmbH & Co. KG, Weißenburg, Germany
Plant Weissenburg is now the „control centre“ of the „LEONI Business Group Wire Products & Solutions“, a worldwide sales and production network of the facilities in Bad Kötzting (Germany), Chicopee (USA), Changzhou (China), Cinderford (UK) and Roth (Germany).
The “Wire Products” segment is developing, producing and supplying globally innovative copper and alloy based solutions in close cooperation with customers for electrical components applications and the cable industry.
Established in 2018, the “Solutions” segment provides innovative high quality products and engineering services for e-mobility, power trunking, heating and advanced wire solutions.