Melchioni Electronics is established
Melchioni Electronics is established in 1971 within the Melchioni Group, a leading distributor in the European electronics market. The aim is to diversify the Group’s business.
Melchioni & Elna
The partnership with Elna, a Japanese company, starts. Melchioni becomes the exclusive distributor of Elna electrolytic and double layer capacitors.
The Electronics division acquires COMPREL from the Esprinet Group.
ACSEL ELECTRONICS acquisition
The Electronics division acquires Acsel Electronics.
First Italian distributor of electronic components
Following important collaborations with major international manufacturers of electronic components and a few acquisitions, Melchioni Electronics becomes the first Italian distributor for the electronic component market and a leading company for the Italian lighting market.
Thanks to the excellent results achieved, Melchioni Electronics can consolidate its presence in Europe. In 2016, it opens its headquarters in France, allowing the Group to grow even more.
Operational offices in Asia
The Electronics division opens new offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai to further develop its business in the Far Eastern market.
Melchioni Electronics aims at becoming a major European distributor in the electronic component market. That’s why, in 2017, the company inaugurates new headquarters in Spain.
The new sales offices in Tunisia aim at conquering the North African market.