Every day we are present in the lives of millions of people around the world
Constantly improving and growing
Production of the first valve radios
Opening of SONORA in Santander:
- Retail outlet
- Workshop with technical service and manufacturing of radios and amplifiers.
Marketing of amplifiers, microphones, loudspeakers and measuring devices for sound and television imported from the USA.
Turntable needle manufacturing begins
Opening of the first branch in Madrid
The FOX needle brand is born and consolidates its position as the leading Spanish manufacturer and one of the 3 most important in Europe.
Founder's first trip to China
The latest technology is imported from the United States, Taiwan and Japan.
Creation of the FONESTAR brand
Establishment of new offices in Barcelona, Valencia, La Coruña and Seville.
Construction and move to FONESTAR's new premises at the current headquarters.
The current FONESTAR SISTEMAS, S.A. is born as a company and the company and commercial brand are unified
Creation of our own R&D&I department
Establishment in Portugal. Construction of a new 2,000 m2 warehouse with an advanced storage system (5,000 EU pallets). Total storage area: 14,000 m2
The Export Department is born
We start the commercialisation of our first IP players. The Projects Department is born
Customer Training service starts with the launch of the AIP family
FONESTAR is starting to be present on a regular basis at the most important trade fairs in the sector:
- Prolight + Sound (Frankfurt)
- Integrated Systems Europe - ISE (Amsterdam)
Certification of our first device to EN 54 standard
Presence in more than 40 international markets and 70th anniversary celebration. Establishment in France with direct commercial presence
Introduction of the Nursing Patient Control System for the socio-health sector. Design is incorporated into the development of new products
Launch of new product range (amplifiers, loudspeakers and attenuators) with our own design: Designed by FONESTAR. Commercial presence in more than 60 countries
75th anniversary celebration. Strong internationalisation: Latin America, Mexico, Italy, India, Middle East and Asia. Commercial presence in Mexico, Colombia and Asia.