Our history

Since 2004, AfB has been committed to social inclusion and environmental protection through its activity of refurbishing IT equipment.

2018

  • Opening of AfB Atlantique in Nantes in the town of Sainte Luce sur Loire.
  • AfB is partner of the International Animation Festival for the 5th consecutive year
  • Two new employees win a Trophy at the Handiréseau "Femme en EA" competition ceremony

2017

  • Opening of AfB Normandie in Caen
  • AfB is the official IT partner of the e-sport competition of the International Fair of Caen
  • Béatrice Tissot wins the Trophée Femme en EA which rewards her entire professional career.

2016

  • Opening of AfB Dauphiné in Grenoble in the town of Saint Martin le Vinoux
  • Award of the Mercure d'Or prize awarded by the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the "Innovation and quality of services" category
  • AfB is a finalist in the "Trophée des entreprises responsables" competition organized by Axa and l'Expansion

2015

  • AfB France's head office moves to more spacious premises better adapted to the company's growing activity.
  • AfB is the winner of the Scale-Up program co-founded by the Rothschild Foundations and the Essec Business School. This programme aims to support AfB in its change of scale.
  • The La Poste group has created a website called "Les élanceurs". The purpose of this site is to highlight initiatives by entrepreneurs concerned with sustainable development. AfB was selected to be part of it. 

2014

  • Opening of the first store in Switzerland, in Urdorf.
  • AfB France wins the Prix de la Finance Solidaire in partnership with Le Monde and Finansol.
  • AfB has been invited to promote Social innovation in the broadcast "3 minutes to convince" on BFM Business.

 

 

 

2013

  • Creation of the AfB Foundation in Switzerland.
  • The second AfB store opens in Vienna, Austria.

 

 

2012

 

Creation of the first AfB structure in France in Meythet, near Annecy.

2004

Founding of the AfB Non-profit Company on October 4, with offices in “Erlengraben” in Ettlingen and the warehouse in Emmendingen near Freiburg.

2018

  • Opening of AfB Atlantique in Nantes in the town of Sainte Luce sur Loire.
  • AfB is partner of the International Animation Festival for the 5th consecutive year
  • Two new employees win a Trophy at the Handiréseau "Femme en EA" competition ceremony

2017

  • Opening of AfB Normandie in Caen
  • AfB is the official IT partner of the e-sport competition of the International Fair of Caen
  • Béatrice Tissot wins the Trophée Femme en EA which rewards her entire professional career.

2016

  • Opening of AfB Dauphiné in Grenoble in the town of Saint Martin le Vinoux
  • Award of the Mercure d'Or prize awarded by the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the "Innovation and quality of services" category
  • AfB is a finalist in the "Trophée des entreprises responsables" competition organized by Axa and l'Expansion

2015

  • AfB France's head office moves to more spacious premises better adapted to the company's growing activity.
  • AfB is the winner of the Scale-Up program co-founded by the Rothschild Foundations and the Essec Business School. This programme aims to support AfB in its change of scale.
  • The La Poste group has created a website called "Les élanceurs". The purpose of this site is to highlight initiatives by entrepreneurs concerned with sustainable development. AfB was selected to be part of it. 

2014

  • Opening of the first store in Switzerland, in Urdorf.
  • AfB France wins the Prix de la Finance Solidaire in partnership with Le Monde and Finansol.
  • AfB has been invited to promote Social innovation in the broadcast "3 minutes to convince" on BFM Business.

 

 

 

2013

  • Creation of the AfB Foundation in Switzerland.
  • The second AfB store opens in Vienna, Austria.

 

 

2012

 

Creation of the first AfB structure in France in Meythet, near Annecy.

2004

Founding of the AfB Non-profit Company on October 4, with offices in “Erlengraben” in Ettlingen and the warehouse in Emmendingen near Freiburg.

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