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    The history of Pelco

    Pelco has a long history of high-quality products, innovative technologies and customer satisfaction. It has become the leading supplier in the video and security industry.

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Pelco has transformed itself from a small niche player to the most sought-after equipment supplier in the video security industry. This success was based on the company’s customer-centric corporate culture and a strong commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.

Milestone Dates

  • 1957 Pelco Sales is established in Hawthorne, California, US.
  • 1987 The company recognizes the beginning of the “new” Pelco, when acquired by its second ownership group.
  • 1989 Pelco releases its Commitment to Excellence statement, allowing customers around the world to personally contact its CEO regarding complaints.
  • 1990s The company expands internationally and continues to pledge "100-Percent Customer Satisfaction".
  • 2008 Pelco is acquired by Schneider Electric, bringing a strong position and technology portfolio in the video security market.

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