Iskra (company)

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Iskra stand at the 1961 International fair Modern electronics in Ljubljana

Iskra ("Spark") was an electronic equipment manufacturer in Yugoslavia, established on March 8, 1946 in Kranj, Slovenia.[1] Starting with 850 workers, it employed as many as 35,000 at its peak.[2] In the beginning of the 1970s, Iskra was the largest Slovenian company in the field of electromechanics, telecommunications, electronics and automation.[3]

In 1989, Iskra SOZD consisted of the following organizations:[4]

  • Iskra Banka
  • Iskra Commerce
  • Iskra Servis
  • Iskra Telematika
  • Iskra Delta
  • Iskra Kibernetika
  • Iskra električna orodja
  • Iskra Elektrozveze
  • Iskra Merilna elektronika
  • Iskra Elektrooptika
  • Iskra Avtomatika
  • Iskra Orodja
  • Iskra Elementi
  • Iskra Mikroelektronika
  • Iskra Antene
  • Iskra Elekroakustika
  • Iskra Elektromotorji
  • Iskra Videomatika
  • Iskra Rotomatika
  • Iskra Avtoelektrika
  • Iskra Kondenzatorji
  • Iskra Baterije Zmaj
  • Iskra Institut za kakovost
  • Iskra "ZORIN"
  • Iskra Invest servis
  • Iskra High School

Following the breakup of Yugoslavia, it is now a company in Slovenia. The company's operations in Slovenia were divided into many separate companies, including Iskratel, Iskra Avtoelektrika, Iskraemeco, Fotona, Iskra Amesi.

A new subsidiary in India[edit]

With an opportunity to explore Indian Markets Iskra Sistemi d.d have formed an Indian Subsidiary "ISKRA INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED" based in Nashik-Maharashtra incorporated on June-2014. With a vision to capture & explore Business Opportunity in India. ISKRA INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED are planning to infuse initial capital worth Inr 4,000,000 [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Trademarks History". Retrieved 20 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Iskra: Non-Aligned Design 1946–1990". Retrieved 20 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Pregledna razstava Iskra: Neuvrščeno oblikovanje 1946-1990" (in Slovenian). Retrieved 6 September 2010. 
  4. ^ Iskra: Vodič po Iskri, Ljubljana, Slovenia: Iskra Commerce, dejavnost marketinških raziskav in komuniciranja, 1989 
  5. ^ http://allcompanieslist.com/Industry/Engineering--Electrical-Machinery/ISKRA-INDIA-PRIVATE-LIMITED

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