1987 - Was founded to sell hardware materials in Istanbul.

1993 - Expands the range of products by adding electrical materials.

1996 - Start of switches and sockets production  under the brand ELBI.

2002 - Factory opens in Arnavutkoy

2007 - Signed a partnership agreement with Ahlström Finland.

2009 - BDY Electric (OVIVO) lighting factory opens.

2012 - Transfer of ELBİS stocks to Ahlsröm Capital

2015 - New production facilities moves to Arnavutkoy

2016 - Began production of switches and sockets with a completely new design under the brand OVİVO.