What goes up with a fischer fixing, won't come down
International fixing and fastening brand, fischer, is a global market leader in fixing technology and innovation. Founded by Artur Fischer in a simple workshop near Stuttgart Germany in 1948, the company has since grown to over 4000 employees worldwide, with production sites in over 7 countries and reporting a consolidated turnover of € 614 million in 2012.
This family owned business, guided by long-time CEO Klaus Fischer, strives for continuous improvement and places a great deal of importance on the power of the company's ability to innovate and react to industry and customer needs. There are over 14 000 products available under the Fixing Systems division of fischer; and the company is still recognised by the significant number of patents it holds.
The company has produced countless fixing solutions over the years for a very broad range of applications whilst maintaining a degree of flexibility to be able to develop tailor-made customer solutions. This has made fischer the world leader in fixing technology.
In Southern Africa, fischer is represented, distributed, marketed and manufactured under license by Upat S.A. (Pty) Ltd. It can be found in good hardware stores nationwide; and for industrial applications can be bought directly from Upat S.A. (Pty) Ltd.