1943

Our company was founded by Mr. Ove Månsson in Gnosjö Sweden as Gnosjö Mekaniska Werkstad

1946

Company relocated to Älmhult municipality and renamed to Älmhults Bruk. The company included a foundry and mechanical workshops with a production in a variety of areas.

1952

The GMW tractor was launched. It was manufactured throughout the 1950´s with a total production of about 400 units.

1955

First TEXO loom developed for paper machine clothing (PMC) was produced

1983

First computer controlled paper machine clothing loom in the world

1984

TEXO Inc. our North American company established in Greer in South Carolina USA to support the North & South American market

2001

Texo Application AB was founded within the TEXO Group with main focus on logistic and innovative solutions

2006

Partnership with Dexion for the Asian-Pacific region

2007

Partnership with NEDCON for the European & North American region

2008

TEXO Pacific established in Shanghai China to support the Asian-Pacific market

2009

Älmhults Bruk Fastighetsbolag is founded to maintain the real estate facilities and offer buildings for rental

2010

POWTEX established in Luan China as a joint venture to develop & produce looms for the domestic Chinese market.

2012

TEXO AB joins TEXO Application in designing and developing automated storage warehouse systems.

2016

3D Metprint AB founded to empowering growth with 3D printing of metals.

2016

Inter IKEA Group acquires TEXO Application AB. This facilitates TEXO AB to strengthen their capacity to design and develop automated storage warehouse systems world wide.