Hosiden Besson was established in 1957, trading as A P Besson and Partner Limited. The company manufactured earpieces for the National Health Service.

Sold to Crystalate Electronics in 1971 as part of a manufacturing group, Crystalate introduced injection mouldings and pcb assembly.

On 2nd March 1990 Hosiden Corporation, a major Japanese component company supplying the global communications markets, acquired the company.

Hosiden Besson has since diversified its expertise and product range to offer a complete design through manufacture service. The company is committed to continual improvement as the key to flexible and competitive success.


Hosiden Besson Ltd is proud of its accreditations record and strives to maintain high levels of compliance

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Our UK headquarters has onsite manufacturing with full support from our production and development engineers.

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Latest news

Hosiden Besson to Exhibit at the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show

  Hosiden Besson Ltd (HBL) is pleased to announce we will be an exhibiting at the upcoming Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show on 6th – 8th February 2024 at the Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre. As an OEM, ODM and subcontract manufacturer, HBL specializes in taking concepts and prototypes into production. Our experienced in-house team … Continue reading “Hosiden Besson to Exhibit at the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show”

Hosiden Besson commits to sustainability with solar panels at Hove factories

Hosiden Besson are proud to announce the completion of solar panel installations at both of our factories in Hove, representing a major step towards our long-term goal of becoming a net zero company.

HBL Achieves Medical ISO 13485 Certification

Hosiden Besson Ltd (HBL) is thrilled to announce we have achieved the medical device quality standard ISO 13485:2016 certification. This demonstrates our commitment to the highest levels of quality management and enables us to better serve medical device manufacturers with our subcontract manufacture and repair services.

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