Zepter International

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Zepter International
Limited liability company
Industry Consumer products
Founded 1986 (1986)
Headquarters Sihleggstrasse 23
Wollerau
, Switzerland
Number of locations
40
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Philip Zepter
(Founder, President, CEO & Chairman)
Products Cooking dishes, Cleaning systems, Purification systems, Medical products, Cosmetics, Exclusive items
Website http://zepter.com
A Zepter store in Monaco

Zepter International is a global enterprise, which produces, sells and distributes consumer goods around the world, principally by way of direct sales, and also through stores. Zepter’s products are manufactured in seven Zepter factories based in Germany, Italy and Switzerland.

It was established in Linz, Austria in 1986 by its founder Philip Zepter, an entrepreneur and emigrant from Yugoslavia (today's Serbia).

Development[edit]

Zepter International began distributing worldwide stainless steel cookware and tableware accessories, manufactured in its own plant in Milan, Italy. In 1996, Zepter Group acquired two companies, based in Switzerland, and thus branched out into the markets of light therapy medical devices (by the purchase of Bioptron AG, Wollerau and cosmetics (through Intercosmetica Neuchâtel SA, Neuchâtel).

After these investments the company's headquarters moved to Switzerland. Later on Zepter Finance Holding AG was established, providing services in the fields of private pensions, health care, insurance and property.

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