1:10 min Video about the Acer Pop Up Store at Cremerie de Paris
0:59 min Video Acer Swift 7
History & Timeline:
1976, Aug 30:
foundation of the company by
par Stan Shih
and his wife s Carolyn Yeh.
The company was initially called Mutitech
1987 Company rebranded Acer.
1988: Acquisition of Counterpoint Computers.
1990: Acquisition of Altos Computers.
1997: Acquisition of Texas Instruments notebook business.
1998 Sep 5: Reorganisation of Acer into five groups:
2007 Oct 16: Acquisition of Gateway Inc
a US based computer company
for $710 million.
2008 Jan 21: Acquisition of Packard Bell Inc,
a US, Netherlands based computer company.
2008 Mar 18: Acquisition of E-Ten,
a Taiwan based computer company
for $ 290 million.
2011 July 19: Acquisition of iGware,
a Taiwan based cloud software company
for $ 320 million.
2014 Nov: Acer Pop Up Store at Cremerie de Paris N°1
with participation of Julie Mars
Event organised by Fabrice Massin
et Amazing Events Paris.
2015 Sep: Acquisition GPS cycling computer brand Xplova.
2016 Mar 18: Acquisition of Pawbo,
a pet camera company.
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