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The History of Ericsson

This website describes the history of Ericsson, from the company’s founding until present.

Articles include topics such as the company’s founding, products, people that have worked for the company, and much more.

Images have been taken from Ericsson’s own archives.

Contents of this website will be updated regularly.

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The History of Ericsson: Centre for Business History, Stockholm and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson

Texts: The writers and the Centre for Business History, Stockholm

Pictures: Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson and respective copyright holders

Panoramas: Niklas Johansson, niklas.johansson@photograf.se

Registered material: The Centre for Business History, Stockholm

We have endeavored to find the authorized copyright holder for all photographs and other media used on this site. If someone should feel that their copyright has been infringed, we ask you to contact Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson.


Departments inside Ericsson may use material from “The History of Ericsson” in their work. Exceptions are, for example, images that do not belong to Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson or the Centre for Business History. For further information contact the Centre for Business History.

Interested parties not working within Ericsson that would like to use the material for commercial and/or other public purposes must first contact the Centre for Business History.

Questions and Orders

The Centre for Business History will gladly answer inquiries regarding products (updates etc.) and will assist those that wish to do research on Ericsson’s history or that wish to order copies of the images, film or sound in higher resolutions.

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