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Distrelec in numbers
Distrelec in Switzerland
Distrelec was founded in Switzerland in 1973 and has been a member of the stock exchange-listed Dätwyler concern since 1979. Thanks to many long-standing loyal customers and the sustainable growth generated as a result, Distrelec, a branch establishment of Dätwyler Schweiz AG, celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2013.
The Distrelec Group
Thanks to organic growth and as a result of the acquisition of the German Schuricht GmbH in 2001 (now Distrelec Schuricht GmbH) and the Swedish company Elfa in 2009 (now Elfa Distrelec), the Distrelec Group now employs 750 people.
Within the Dätwyler concern, Distrelec is organised in the Technical Components division employing around, 1,500 people. As a result, the division is one of the leading European high-service distributors of components and accessories in IT, electronics and engineering.