Founder Rodolfo De Benedetti, starts Compagnia Italiana Tubi Metallici Flessibili (Italian Company Metallic Flexible Hoses) as a licensed agency of products under the BOA trademark.
The new production facility and sales office was inaugurated in Turin, to improve service and for business expansion.
Compagnia Italiana Tubi Metallici Flessibili changes its name to Flexider.
Carlo De Benedetti acquires the Gilardini Company, creating a new and powerful industrial group. Flexider becomes part of the Gilardini Group with the vision of becoming an industrial leader within its sector.
Carlo De Benedetti sells Gilardini to the Fiat Group
Start of the 1st- Generation flexhose for the Automotive Industry.
The first Flexider flex hose for a passenger car’s exhaust system was installed in the Fiat Lancia Integrale.
From September 1999 Flexider begin the manufacturing of automotive components for Fiat within the Fiat production facility in Tychy.
IMCI acquired Flexider s.r.l. and restructured the company into separate Automotive / Industrial / Aerospace divisions.
Founded Flexider (Wuxi) Bellows Co. Ltd.
Production of Automotive parts for the local market begins.
Relocation of Flexider Polen Sp. z o.o.
Moves into a new building on
an industrial zone in near by Bieruń.
IMCI sells the Automotive business division to the Chinese Investor Fleder Investments Hong Kong Ltd..
Founded Flexider Automotive Italy s.r.l.
Founded Flexider Automotive Deutschland GmbH in Schwarzenberg, Saxony
Opening the new Sales & Engineering office in Waghäusel.
Flexider Automotive China relocates from Wuxi to the Tenglong Group facility in Changzhou.
The Test Centre is moved from Italy to Poland
Opening of the new Sales, Engineering & RLDA office in Turin. Relocation of the headquarters of FLEXIDER AUTOMOTIVE ITALY Srl.
Flexider Automotive Europe, renown manufacturer of Flexible Hoses for Passenger and Commercial Vehicle exhaust systems, formally announces that it is now a subsidiary of the Tenglong Technology Group.
Tenglong, a leading Tier 1 supplier to the Asian Automotive OEMs is looking to expand their European footprint via Flexider Automotive with its manufacturing facility in Poland and Sales and Engineering offices in Germany, Italy, France and Holland.