Solomon was founded in 1973, it was the first electronic components sales agency in Taiwan. Currently it is a listed company and one of the top 200 technology companies in Taiwan.
Solomon started its business in three main areas: power generators, electronic components, and welding equipment; in 1984, Solomon became the official distributor for Cummins, the world´s largest professional heavy-duty diesel engine manufacturer. In 1989, Solomon entered Liquid Crystal Display business. In 1994, Solomon built a headquarter in Nangkang, Taipei. In the meantime, Solomon expanded its business into other fields such as semiconductor (TM Tech and UTC) and battery (NiMH battery in corporation with Toshiba).
Solomon went IPO in December 1996. In 1998, divisions of smart cards, wireless communications and photoelectric automation were spun off(Smartnet Corp., Solomon Wireless Technology Corp. , and Solomon Sensor-tech. Corp. accordingly). The following year, “Solomon Group” was established. Solomon first acquired Qing Cheng Limited, a leading electronic distributor in Mainland China with revenue exceeding USD$200M. In the same year Solomon also acquired the LCD IC design team from Motorola and founded Solomon Systech. Solomon also founded Solomon Microtech which was specialized in SIM Card IC.
In 2000 Solomon became the major shareholder of Goldentek Technology Co. in order to integrate its LCD business. In April of 2001, Solomon moved into its office in Neihu Building, and successfully made Oracle ERP system on-line. Between 2002 and 2003, the division of system software, Yu Mun International Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., and Solomon Trading (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. were set up in succession.
In 2009, Solomon acquired Data International a listed company in Taiwan. Solomon expanded its product line from LCD and LCM to niche product in EMS. In the same year, Solomon became the sole distributor for Rockwell Automation in Taiwan. In 2010, Solomon also became the distributor for GE Gas Engine in China for sales and maintenance. Motion Division was also established in the same year, this division supplies motion products pneumatics from SMC, machine vision, robots and linear motion.
Solomon is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan; its business scope mainly covers electrical power, including fuel-engine power generation systems and gas-engine generation system, industrial automation products, display panel, and electronic components; its service locations are widely spread in the Asia-Pacific region and in Great China, such as Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Jinan, Suzhou, Xiamen, Shenzhen, Dongguan, Chengdu, Chongqing, Xi´an, Wuhan, and Hefei. Solomon provides sophisticated, one-stop-shop supply chain solutions to meet customers´ needs.
Over the years, Solomon has won numerous industry accolades for its performance, governance and sustainability. The Company is committed to the highest operating standards, conducting its business with integrity and transparency. Moreover, the Company vows to create value for its customers, employees, and shareholders.
Culture & Philosophy
Active, positive, and teamwork” is a special attribute of the people in SOLOMON. Following the enlargement in scale and the continuous performance growth, and operating as a business group in global settings, the broad view and receptive characteristic of SOLOMON mission is assured — “to satisfy the needs of the people in their daily lives with technology”.
The purpose of the operation of the group is to “create value”, which is the “creation of customer value, creation of employee value, and the creation of shareholder value”. The business principle is basing on “Righteousness, Integrity, Diligence and Thrift”, which stands as our guideline of conduct in the future.
Management philosophy of Solomon– righteousness, integrity, diligence and thrift, SOLOMON exhibits a “diamond” model of high valued and refined corporate culture, which sets down the foundation of diverse and glamorous corporate vitality symbolized by the “diamond”. It also meets our end in attracting highly competent and high potential professionals into our group.
The SOLOMON Group commits to stability, growth, sharing for employees, and the high performance management team that live, govern and share with the enterprise.
History of Solomon
1973 – Establishment of Solomon Enterprises Limited, which ran the business for power generation equipment, electronic materials, active as well as passive components, welding equipment and materials, and entered the market as a specialized sales agency for electronic parts from Europe and the United States.
1996-Became a listed company.
1999-official establishment of Solomon Group.
-Merged the distributor of electronic component, Qing Cheng Co., Ltd. in Hong Kong, a milestone of opening the market in China.
-Merged the R & D division of MOTOROLA LCD DRIVER, and set up Jing-Men Technology Co., Ltd, which engages in the research and development of LCD DRIVER application products.
2000-Solomon invested in Fu-Hsiang Technology, to strengthen the supply of LCD.
2001-Solomon Group moved to the office building in Nei-Hu.
2002-The Business Unit of System Applications became the BIOS technology service & strategy partner of Phoenix Technologies in Taiwan.
2005-Began selling the self-owned brand— Solomon conductive tiles in China.
2007-The subsidiary company—Long-Men Technology was merged by Solomon Co.,Ltd, and became its Division of Medical Care Equipment.
2009-Obtaining the equity of Data International and thus the right to operate.
-Established the Automation Division.
-Obtained the distribution agency for Taiwan region from American Rockwell Automation, Inc. (ROCKWELL AUTOMATION; abbreviated RA).
-Obtained the distribution rights for the eastern China region from American GE Jenbacher for gas generator products.
2010-Setting up a gas-engine power generation division to sell and distribute gas generator sets and its peripheral equipment from GE Jenbacher in the U.S.
Solomon Group Yumon International Trade Shanghai Limited Corporation
Solomon Group Yumon International Trade Shanghai Limited Corporation is the authorized distributor and service partner of GE Jenbacher Gas Engine Business for East China market.
Yumon International provides customized services starting from initial sale, project management, engineering, installation through commissioning and long term, reliable maintenance. Our expertise and high quality service ensures efficiency engine operation and also creates added value for our customers.
Our service network covers Greater China region and we are specialists in CHP and CCHP using gas engines. We have outstanding experience in a wide range of different renewable and high-efficiency gas applications including natural gas, biogas, landfill gas, flare gas and special gases. Yumon International has only one focus; GE Energy reciprocating gas engines for the production of power. To provide best quality products and reliable services is our ultimate goal and the only persistence.
Established as one of LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) / LCM (LCD Module) pioneers in the Greater Chinese Economic Area, Solomon Goldentek Display Corp. (SGD) has been devoting itself to seeking for the promotion of a comprehensive design & manufacturing solution for the Flat Panel Display (FPD) industry. Currently, its core businesses consist of the development, design, manufacturing and distribution of a wide range of TN/STN/FM LCD panels/modules used in a variety of high-value added electronic applications.