CCI Eurolam was founded by Alain Kahn and Bernard Bismuth in 1968 during the early days of the PCB industry in France. The company specialised in selling raw materials and consumables used in the manufacture of printed circuit boards and developed a service activity. 1968    
    1981 In 1981 CCI Eurolam started manufacturing special laminates and “Masslam” boards, which allowed the company to acquire unique experience and capabilities. (These activities stopped around 2003.)
In 1992 CCI Eurolam started its expansion into the wider European market with the formation of CCI Eurolam GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany, employing 10 people in sales and operations. In the same year CCI Eurolam achieved its first certification to what is now ISO 9002, and this accreditation has been maintained yearly ever since. 1992    
    1997

In 1997 CCI Eurolam took a participation in the ATIS company, a distributor with similar activities in the Spanish market.

In 2002 INSULECTRO, the leader in this field in the USA (and now operating in China), acquired a stake in CCI Eurolam, which allowed CCI Eurolam to be part of a worldwide network serving the PCB industry. In the same year CCI Eurolam obtained the QUALIFAS certification (Grade A) as a supplier to the aeronautics, aerospace and military industries.

2002    
    2003 In 2003 CCI Eurolam obtained ISO 9001:2000 certification.
In 2004 CCI Eurolam was appointed as European distributor for several leading companies manufacturing products for the PCB industry and thereby expanded its activities in the EC and Mediterranean countries. 2004    
    2006

In 2006 CCI Eurolam acquired Crossley & Bradley, a UK distributor with a long history in the same field of activity. This allowed the expanded Group to take a stronger position in the UK Market. In the same year a new distribution centre was opened in Düren, Germany, to offer a wider range of services to the German market.

In 2007, CTS (Chimie Tech Services), a company distributing chemicals and equipment for the PCB, assembly and microelectronics industries, joined the CCI Group. 2007    
    2009

In 2009 CCI Eurolam obtained ISO 9001:2008 certification.

In the same year, CCI Eurolam opened a sales agency in Milan, Italy, in order to develop business in this market.

The CCI Eurolam Group now employs 122 people in Europe and realised a turnover last year of € 47.5 million. 2011    

 

The company now represents a wide range of the most prestigious suppliers in several European countries and aims at serving the European PCB industry with products and services vital to its development and competitiveness.