|Founded||1862 as PFAFF, Kaiserslautern, Germany|
|Founder||Georg Max Pfaff|
Number of employees
|Parent||SGSB Co. Ltd|
In 1885, Georg Michael Pfaff opened a sewing machine shop in London. The PFAFF factory was expanded and modernized. Georg Pfaff, the second son of the founder, took over the management of the company after his father’s death in 1893 and expanded it further with great success.
In March 2013 the German holding company of SGSB Group Co. Ltd., ShangGong (Europe) Holding Corp. GmbH, took over 100% of the shares of PFAFF Industriesysteme und Maschinen AG.
- "ShangGong (Europe) Holding Corp. GmbH took over 100% of the shares of PFAFF Industriesysteme und Maschinen AG in Kaiserslautern". Dürrkopp Adler. 9 April 2013. Retrieved 8 December 2014.
- SGSB Co. Ltd
- "The history of Pfaff extends over 150 years". PFAFF Sewing Machines. Retrieved 8 December 2014.
- "PFAFF® SEWING MACHINE BRAND CELEBRATES 145 YEAR ANNIVERSARY". SVP Worldwide. 3 December 2007. Retrieved 8 December 2014.
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