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HISTORY

1975   John P. Kummer Group was founded as a specialist distributor of instruments used in the manufacturing of Semiconductors

1980   John P. Kummer GmbH was founded in Munich, Germany

1984   John P. Kummer Sarl was founded in Rungis, France

1989   John P. Kummer Ltd was founded in Lancaster, UK

1993   John P. Kummer GmbH relocated to Augsburg, Germany

1999   John P. Kummer Ltd relocated to Marlborough, UK

2000   Celebrating 25 years of the John P Kummer Group

2013   John P. Kummer AG was founded in Cham, Switzerland

2014   Epoxy Technology Europe Ltd was founded in Marlborough, UK

We attach great importance to trade with reliable products. We verify the quality of the manufacture of the products sold by us regularly. Our employees are trained in continuous intervals of our suppliers and maintain them with an intensive exchange of information.

In the autumn of 2008, John P. Kummer Ltd took over the responsibility as distributor for EPO-TEK® adhesives to serve the markets in the UK and Ireland. A custom designed packaging facility and QA laboratory was established for the supply of premixed frozen syringes of the highest quality. This facility is now supplying customers across Europe in high volume. In May 2012, John P. Kummer Ltd was awarded the certification ISO 9001:2008 from the notified body BSI.

Early in 2011, John P. Kummer GmbH took over the responsibility as distributor for EPO-TEK® adhesives to provide excellent local distribution services and technical applications support for specialty adhesives from Epoxy Technology Inc. in Germany, Austria and Eastern Europe.

Since August 2013, John P. Kummer AG has been the official EPO-TEK® distributor for Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Russia, Belarus and Ukraine.

In February 2014 Epoxy Technology Europe Ltd. was founded. This company is a joint venture between Epoxy Technology, Inc and the John P. Kummer Group. Production facilities, management and employees as well as all QS and production processes from John P. Kummer Ltd were integrated into the new company which is also located in Marlborough (UK). The existing ISO 9001:2008 certification has been reissued under the new company name.

In total, the KUMMER GROUP is able to provide its customers with its combined expertise when applied to various specialized applications in the field of semiconductor, hybrid microelectronics, circuit/electronic assembly, medical devices and optical materials.