95 years of innovations and leadership
Helvar was founded in Helsinki on 28th December 1921 to handle import and export between Finland (Helsinki) and Poland (Warsaw).
From the 1920’s onwards, Helvar was one of the Finnish radio pioneers, later also TV sets were added to product portfolio. In the 1950's Helvar started producing magnetic ballasts for fluorescent lamps. From 1970's Helvar has been concentrating on lighting components and lighting systems.