More than 135 years of pioneering spirit.

REISSians: Since 1882

1882
Company founded by Robert Reiss as a mail-order business for measurement equipment and office supplies in Liebenwerda

1904
Production of drafting machines, dye line printers and office furniture begins

1910
Development and production of the first “Reform” sit-stand desk
Measurement equipment is delivered to many European countries, South America, and the Russian tsar

1921
The first “Phoenix” carriage-type drafting machine – the legendary REISS board; REISS manufactures the first industrially ergonomic work stations

1928
The 20,000th measurement instrument is produced

1945
The company is dispossessed and complete dismantled – it owes its survival purely to the dedication of the REISS staff

1950
Development and production of drafting machines with height-adjustable, tilting drawing board, as well as office furniture specially designed for builders

1957
75 years of REISS: Ten thousand drafting machines and more than 500,000 slide rules delivered to date

1960
Exports to 22 countries, and an increasing focus on producing drawing machinery and office furniture; export share of 80 percent

1982
100 years of REISS: The company is Europe’s largest drawing machine manufacturer

1990
A change and focus on developing, manufacturing and selling office furniture

1993
REISS ReForm, the first furniture range with sit-stand desk specially designed for CAD applications

1994
A quality management system under DIN EN ISO 9001 is introduced

1996
An environmental management system under DIN EN ISO 14001 is introduced

1998
The height-adjustable REISS ERGO office furniture range is launched

2000
REISS initiates the REISS ZWECK design competition together with the Dresden University of Technology

2007
125 years of REISS: The company has successfully established itself on the market
Range expanded to include the high-quality REISS IDEALO furniture line

2009
New REISS information centre opened in Bad Liebenwerda

2010
100 years of sit-stand expertise
REISS sit-stand products expanded to include crossbar-free sit-stand desks from the new REISS ECO N 2 furniture range

2012
2017 growth programme begins
Extensive investments in sustainable process design, state-of-the-art production systems and enterprise resource planning

2013
Entry into the EMAS register – REISS meets all requirements of the EU’s eco-management and auditing scheme

2015
Delivery of 80,000th sit-stand desk since 1990

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