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Year
  Highlights
2017   Most Valuable Company in Hungarian ownership (Forbes)

2014   Out of the companies in the TOP200 list of Figyelő, Videoton Holding ZRt. received the Bisnode Reliability Award in 2014. 
The group achieved record turnover for the 5th consecutive year.

2013   The 75th anniversary of Videoton, the largest Hungarian industrial group in local private ownership.

2011   The 20th anniversary of the new Videoton.
Acquisition of the direct majority ownership of STS Technology Kft., a former STS Group ZRt. subsidiary, which is specialized in the integration of high complexity machines.

2010   Opening to new markets like green energy or air engineering industry. Acquisition of STS Group ZRt. and Ventifilt ZRt. in Hungary.

2009   New location in Ukraine. (Mukachevo)

2007   First investment in healthcare projects.

2005   Videoton starts to develop into an ODM company in some market segments.
First investment in green-energy projects.

2002   The largest independent EMS Company in the CEE region, in TOP 30 worldwide, TOP 10 in EU. Phase-out of defence electronics.

1999   First high-tech venture capital investment.
Acquisitions of DZU AD in Stara Zagora in Bulgaria. Videoton becomes a regional CEM company.
New business line: production support services for industrial firms on the Hungarian market.

1998   New strategy: Contract Manufacturing. Videoton offers complete end-to-end solution including material procurement, part manufacturing, final assembly and testing, financing and engineering services.
First businesses in Industrial Electronics started.

1995-
1997
  Acquisitions in Hungary for capacity expansion: new plants in Kaposvár, Jászberény, Törökszentmiklós, Kunhegyes, Salgótarján.
Videoton enters the Household Appliance Industry.

1996   LBO: private shareholders took full control of the company.

1992   Re-structuring of Videoton. Introducing subcontracting, realisation of outsourcing/transfer projects for Consumer electronics, Automation and Automotive costumers.

1991   Privatisation: In a public bidding present shareholders and a Hungarian bank acquired the assets of the company.

1955-
1991
  The state owned company develops, manufactures and sells Videoton branded consumer electronics, IT and defence electronics products.

1938   Establishment of Videoton Company.

 

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