FELCO founded by Felix Flisch. A small workshop with four workers in it.
First exports of FELCO tools throughout the world.
Launch of the FELCO 2, the original
Complete range of cable-cutters created, with an innovative feature: triangular cutting.
Release by FELCO of revolutionarily ergonomic tools with rotating handles.
Release of FELCO 70, first pneumatic secateurs.
FELCO changes its statutes and becomes a limited company (familial shareholding).
From 1989 onwards
Development of the retailing network of FELCO; founding of several retailing subsidiaries: FELCO Belgium (Benelux), FELCO France, FELCO Australia, FELCO Deutschland, FELCO Africa, FELCO Canada and FELCO USA.
Launch of the FELCOtronic FELCO 80, first generation of electric pruning shears with electronic control.
50th anniversary of FELCO.
FELCO led by the third generation of directors. Laurent Perrin takes over from Eric Perrin, who headed the company from 1972 to 2002
60th anniversary of FELCO, which also wins the First Prize of the Swiss Venture Club
Christophe Nicolet,first non-family CEO at the head of the company.
FELCO powered by 100% renewable energy.
2012 & 2013
Release of a new generation of FELCOtronic: FELCO 820 & FELCO 801.
Partnership Agreement between FELCO, FELCO Motion, STIHL and VIKING.
Solar generation system with a 100kW capacity installed on the roof of FELCO. It covers 5% of the electricity requirements.
Release of a new FELCOtronic: FELCO 811.