Tag: Herisau

Young Chemists in Eastern Switzerland: Metrohm and Mountains

The winners of the global Metrohm Young Chemist Award visited us in Herisau in the first week of December to present their award-winning research at Metrohm International Headquarters. While Antonella, Bibekananda, and Sophia were here, we showed them the best of eastern, central, and western Switzerland. Our Tour de Suisse started in the home of Metrohm, […]

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Metrohm Herisau: A Celebration Across Generations

Last Friday, Herisau employees celebrated Metrohm’s 75th anniversary at Metrohm International Headquarters’ party with the tagline «We Are Generations». Everyone from apprentice to pensioner was invited to have a good time together. More than 500 people attended Metrohm Headquarters’ anniversary event last Friday. Everything matched the «We Are Generations» theme: music, activities, and food were inspired […]

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4th Metrohm Volleyball Tournament in Herisau

Every two years (alternating with the traditional ski day) Metrohm International Headquarters organizes a volleyball tournament in Herisau. This year’s tournament, the 4th in the history of Metrohm, took place at the beginning of June. Eight teams from the Metrohm Headquarters in Herisau and a team from the Swiss subsidiary «Metroglas», which produces our sensors, […]

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It’s a Small World: Internationality at Metrohm Headquarters

This year is all about the different people and cultures behind Metrohm all over the world. But at last year’s holiday celebration at Metrohm Headquarters, our CEO Christoph Fässler presented an interesting statistic: at our site in Herisau alone, 26 nationalities are represented. For such a small town, I find this quite impressive. So I […]

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The Legendary Metrohm Ski Race

A company tradition since 1957 I am sure, you know this: You organize a little event, for example a football tournament with colleagues from work on a Saturday afternoon, a daytrip with friends to the mountains with a nice dinner in the evening – these kind of things. Because it is fun and everybody enjoys […]

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Bertold Suhner: The Man behind Metrohm

On the occasion of our company anniversary, I decided to take the time to dive into the life of the man to whom we owe Metrohm: Bertold Suhner. Whichever sources I consulted—books on the Appenzell region’s local history, newspaper articles, or his own words, printed in old issues of the employee magazine—all of them make […]

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