The Garz & Fricke Group, Hamburg, takes over Keith & Koep GmbH, Wuppertal. This creates one of the most important system providers for ARM-based embedded technologies in Europe.
In March, the Garz & Fricke Group strengthens itself with the software service provider e-GITS GmbH, based in Stuttgart and Chennai, India, and thus grows to approx. 150 employees.
Construction of our own headquarters, designed according to our needs and wishes. Due to the constant growth in personnel and production, the previous building has become too small.
With the US subsidiary, Garz & Fricke underpins its growing business in the USA and Canada and strengthens with a own office in Minneapolis, Minnesota its presence in North America.
Garz & Fricke have found an investor in Afinum that is focused on expansion. The founders Manfred Garz and Matthias Fricke retain a significant stake in the company.
The first office and production room in the hit Technopark in Hamburg measured exactly 86 square meters. Today, the factory hall alone, the new building planned for 2019, has 4,000 square meters.