The story so far

  • founded in 1990
  • GSM market entrance in 1997
  • 2000 founding of FALCOM GmbH
  • 2002 product portfolio expanding
  • 2006 adopting of EDGE and ZigBee
  • 2011 acquisition by ERCO & GENER
  • 2014 cooperation with Maestro Wireless Solutions Ltd.
  • 2014 Introduction of FOX3

History

2014

Announcement of new technology platform for AVL tracking FOX3. The device will enable FALCOM to offer services and solutions via OTA.

 

2014

FALCOM becomes part of a global group: Maestro Wireless Solutions Ltd., HK.

 

2012

Adopting of GLONASS as additional standard of GNSS positioning technology and agreement of strategic partnership with u-blox AG.

 

2011

FALCOM is acquired by ERCO & GENER S.A., the leader of the M2M market in France.

 

2007

FALCOM introduces a wire range of new products including server solution, this will enables FALCOM customers to shorten time to market rapidly, rapid growth on EDGE products

 

2006

Adopting of EGDE and Zigbee for new technologies, strategic partnership agreement with Telit Communications S.p.A. on GSM/GPRS core technology, applications and solutions

 

2005

Establishment of Falcom Holding Company and installation of a group structure, new building for logistics and production, FALCOM reaches significant sales in Americas, new long-term stake holder in FALCOM to strengthens financial position for expansion of further growth

 

2003

FALCOM introduces new range of Bluetooth enabled GPS terminals. Further enhancement of the product portfolio based on latest GSM/GPRS/GPS/Bluetooth technology. Partnership agreement with Zeevo Inc. about Bluetooth core technology, applications and solutions. New production building in Langewiesen/Germany with state-of-the-art high volume production and test line substantially contributes to the manufacturing power of the company group. R&D department is increased with additional personnel. Founded Falcom subsidiary sales and marketing office in USA; FALCOM USA, Inc. Responsible for Sales, Marketing and OEM/ODM, FALCOM USA has been very active in all market segments in the Americas.

 

2002

Expanding the product portfolio including complete set of GSM/GPRS and GPS modules, terminals and higher hardware integrated solutions. Strategic partnership agreement with SiRF Inc. about GPS core technology, applications and solutions. FALCOM strengthens market positions in EMEA and reaching 25 Mio. Euro annual turnover.

 

2001

Founding of FAL MALTA Ltd. Expanding the manufacturing and test capabilities of the company group. FALCOM introduces its first GPS modules based on SiRF chipset technology. Strategic partnership agreement with Siemens ICM about GSM/GPRS core technology, applications and solutions.

 

2000

Founding of FALCOM GmbH. FALCOM overtakes the commercial activities of Funkanlagen Leipoldt OHG; Market expansion in the EMEA and Australia/Pacific area.

 

1999

FAL introduces the Dual Band GSM 900/1800 (1900) FALCOM A2D product family. Strategic partnership agreement with Wavecom S.A. about GSM core technology, applications and solutions.

 

1998

FAL introduces its first full type approved FALCOM A2 module for embedded OEM applications and the second generation of GSM terminals.

 

1997

FAL enters the market for GSM data. Design, production and sales of the GSM terminal family FALCOM A1.

 

1994

OEM partnership with Motorola, Swissphone, AEG for quick charging equipment.

 

1990

Focus on design, production and sales of quick-charging, mobile radio, dispatcher station and hand held equipment.

 

1990

Funkanlagen Leipoldt OHG founded by Ralf & Thomas Leipoldt.