100 YEARS OF INNOVATION THE HISTORY FROM 1919 TO TODAY

1919

  • Founded by Wilhelm Breuninger
  • Company headquarters in Neustadt-Glewe, Mecklenburg
  • Development and manufacture of innovative household appliances
  • For example, water cookers, immersion heaters, toasters, soldering irons and hair dryers

1935

  • The world-famous WIBRE voltage testers went into production

 

1953

  • Change of location to Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg
  • The foundation stone for lighting production is laid
  • Development of the world's first underwater spotlight for fountains
  • Production of emitters for shop window lighting

1958

  • The first swimming pool spotlight leaves the factory, no. 198

 

1971

  • The powerful spotlight series 4.2000 for competition pools is a success

 

1978

  • Change of location into the neighbouring Leingarten, Baden-Wuerttemberg

2002

  • The first so-called swimming pool spotlight
  • The LED technology was introduced. For the first time a spotlight is equipped with LEDs

 

2004

  • First swimming pool spotlight 4.0271 with POW-LED
  • Expansion of the company building in Leingarten by an office and a warehouse  

2010

  • Virtually the entire product range is available with powerful POW LEDs

2014

  • Christian Breuninger expanded the management team

 

2016

  • Modernization and capacity expansion of the production in Leingarten