History from 1960

Willy Brandt, 1964, in Singen (Germany)

1963

PVC adhesive Tangit

Working at Georg Fischer, Rudolf Merz developed the PVC adhesive Tangit, which has been made by Henkel since 1964.

1964

GF global

Georg Fischer generated more than half of its sales outside Switzerland for the first time.

1966

Start of production in Huntingdon

In 1966 a new production plant, George Fischer Plastics Ltd, takes up operation in Huntingdon (England).

1968

Last kitchenware leaves plant

Manufacture of enamelled Georg Fischer kitchenware and cast iron cooking pots ceased.

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