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Essex Furukawa 历史
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自1896年以来,Essex Furukawa通过满足汽车,工业,商业和住宅,能源和通信市场的电磁线和电缆要求,开辟了一条道路。

今天,我们继续在全球范围内扩展产品组合,在北美,欧洲,亚洲和日本各地进行新的创新和制造。得益于以漆包线和漆包线开发,分销为中心的战略性收购,以及专注于汽车行业的扩展,Essex Furukawa已将自己定位为漆包线和漆包线创新与制造领域的领导者。

创立古河-1880年代-1920

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1884年/ 1896年/ 1915年/ 1920年
创立古河
1880年代-1920年
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Ichibei Furukawa在获得成功之前克服了Ashio铜矿的种种困难,并于1884年决定在本庄市Fukagawa建立一座铜冶炼厂,以改善粗铜的不均匀质量。 

埃塞克斯(Essex)出生-1930年代和1940年代

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1930 年 / 1936 年 / 1942 年 / 1945 年 / 1948 年
埃塞克斯(Essex)出生
1930 年代和 1940 年代
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Undaunted by the financial crisis and Great Depression, Addison E. Holton, then director of Anaconda Wire and Cable, put together a consortium of partners -- called Essex Wire Corporation -- and acquired the Ford Motor Company wire assemble operations. The company incorporated on Feb. 15, 1930 and employed 700 workers. 

变化与成长 — 1960 年代

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1959 年 / 1965 年 / 1965-66 年 / 1966 年 / 1967-69 年
变化与成长
1960 年代
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In 1959, Addison Holton stepped down as the President of Essex. 

He was succeeded by Walter F. Probst (pictured). 

In one of his first acts as President, Probst moved the company headquarters to Fort Wayne, where it had already been manufacturing for nearly three decades. 

Mergers and Market Shifts — 1970s and 1980s

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Mergers and Market Shifts
1970 年代和 1980 年代
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From 1970 to 1974 there were numerous merger talks that fell through regarding the acquisition of Essex, until one came to pass. 

In one of his last acts as CEO, O'Malley completed the merger of Essex with United Aircraft Corporation of East Hartford, Conn., making the company a wholly-owned subsidiary. 

New Opportunities — 1990s

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New Opportunities
20 世纪 90 年代
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The early 90s was a period of recognition for the brand as it was awarded a Mark of Excellence from General Motors as well as ISO 9000 and QS 9000 world-wide quality certifications. 

The culture of the company moved quickly into the computer age, increased attention to employee work-life balance, as well as encouraging community service. It looked to reduce cost and increase capacity for future growth. 

Global Expansion — 2000s

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Global Expansion
2000 年代
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With the opening of the new millennia there was a stated mission from operational leadership to expand the footprint of the company and become a true, global power. 

To start that process, Essex acquired Belden's OSP wire plus a portion of Nexas' North American magnet wire business. 

Diversification — 2010s

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Diversification
2010 年代
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Essex acquired the IVA enamel plant in Changzhou, China to aid in the innovation and development of enamels as well as continue the evolution to being vertical integrated. 

5 月,Essex Group Inc. 在美国收购了 Furukawa Electric Co, Ltd (FEC) 的资产和 American Furukawa, Inc. (AFI) 的绕组线业务。

新时代-2020年代

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2020
新时代
2020s
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Essex Magnet Wire 和 Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd. 这两个电磁线产品开发和定制解决方案的领导者宣布,两家公司已完成新的全球合资公司。

这家新的全球合资企业将能够引领技术进步;在北美、欧洲和亚洲拥有市场领导地位;允许建立战略客户合作伙伴关系,并加快研发进展。预计新公司将受益于巨大的协同效应,包括扩大定制产品解决方案、共享最佳实践,并通过提供额外的航运点、扩展全球销售和技术团队、增加全球棒材和铸造资源、打造多元化的全球创新团队,尤其是在电动汽车/混合动力汽车开发方面,从而更好地服务客户。


Racing — 60s-Present

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Racing
60s-Present
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In 1965, Essex sponsored the Ford Racing Team giving the brand a chance to showcase its largest customer as well as its magnet wire technology. 

The result was a very successful partnership as the team finished fourth in the US Road Racing Championship circuit. The car, known affectionately as "Ollie the Dragon," got its nickname is it regularly shot fire from out of the hoodscoop. 

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