Founded in 1933, SCHURTER is a privately owned company and a part of SCHURTER Holding AG. SCHURTER is a manufacturer and supplier of fuses, connectors, circuit breakers and membrane switches for the electronics industry. The company s products are used in telecommunication, gardening, peripheral and household equipment, as well as computers and operator panels. Its products include house connection boxes, fuse links and holders, test jacks and probes, and push button and voltage selector switches. SCHURTER specializes in the development of products by using computer-aided design technology and also maintains electroplating, plastic molding and internal metal working plants. The company has more than 50 manufacturing representatives and over 150 distributors worldwide.