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Milestones

> 1977 beginning of shutters development and establishment of the Schanz GmbH
> 1990 Establishment of the Wiga Star GmbH
> 1995 Affiliated company: Alutech United, Inc., www.alutech.com
> 2002 Joachim Schanz emigrated to the USA and is now Managing Director of Alutech United, Inc.
> 2003 Schanz GmbH and Wiga Star GmbH amalgamated --> today, the existing Schanz Shutter
          Systems GmbH was formed
> 2006 Establishment subsidiary Switzerland, www.schanzstoren.ch
> 2006 Schanz Rollladensysteme GmbH took over the Management & Marketing GmbH
> 2006 Introduction of CE marking
> 2007 Schanz shutter systems are wind classified to CE
> 2007 Turnover for the first time over 6 milion EURO
> 2007 Introduction of a new corporate identity, new logo, slogan, website, advertising,...
> 2008 Establishment of a training place in the area of industrial business
> 2009 Establishment of a training place in the area of roller shutters and sun protection mechatronics
> 2009 Temperature tests are completed
> 2010 Website in English is online

> 60 employee in Simmersfeld
> 68 employee all over Germany
> longtime employee: Jürgen Seitz, since 1978
> most selling roller shutter: Studio Star
> more than 3.000 produced asymmetric roll shutters and sun room shutters each year