1978Shinn Fu Company of America, Inc. established in Kansas City, MO
1980Office in Seattle, WA opened for sporting goods
1985Seattle, WA office merged with Kansas City, MO office
1990Shinn Fu Company of America, Inc moved to its current location at 10939 North Pomona Avenue in Kansas City, MO
1993Expanded facilities in Kansas City to over 100,000 square feet in order to meet growing customer demand
1997Omega Lift Equipment launched
1998"Magic Lift" and "Speedy Lift" technology patented
1999Patented "EZ" Lift technology
2001Shinn Fu Company of America, Inc started doing business as SFA Companies
2003SFA Companies purchased Marquette Lifting and Porto-Power Collision Repair Equipment.
2004Hein Werner Automotive introduced to market; formally the Marquette and Lincoln Automotive line of professional Lifting Equipment. SFA Companies re-launch the Porto-Power Collision Repair Equipment Line.
2004BVA program launched into the Industrial market.
2005Patented "EZ" Lift technology
2008SFA Companies Attained ISO 9001:2008 Certification
2008Construction started to expand both Office and Warehouse space at the Kansas City, MO facility to accommodate increased Customer Demand
2009Construction Completed on new SFA Building. Some Pictures of the new Building and the new Showroom are available on our "Contact Us" link.