Facts & Figures

At a glance

  • Founded in 1985
  • 1985 until today: development and sales of mask markers (TEA CO2)
  • 1995 until today: development and sales of stroke markers and vector scanners (CO2 and Nd:YAG)
  • Since 2004: part of the Danaher Corp. Product Identification Platform as a center for the Laser Business Unit (LBU)
  • Parent group: Danaher Corporation
  • 2009: ALLTEC acquires and integrates FOBA into the ALLTEC GmbH
  • Since 2009: Merging of the sales brands ALLTEC and FOBA to form a new brand - FOBA, for worldwide sales and service in part marking markets
  • Partners: Videojet Technologies, Linx Printing Technologies, FOBA Laser Marking + Engraving (EN),FOBA Laser Marking + Engraving (DE),FOBA Laser Marking + Engraving (IT) , ALLTEC Laser Technology
  • Corporate headquarters in Selmsdorf (near Hamburg, Germany)
  • International locations, including in the USA, Russia, China, India, Great Britain etc.
  • Thousands of systems installed worldwide
  • Global sales and service network
  • Group-internal CO2 laser production
  • LBU employees: 235 worldwide
  • 50 employees in research and development
  • 7 % of LBU turnover is invested each year in research and development