The Farfisa brand name is commonly associated with a series of compact electronic organs, and later, a series of multi-timbral synthesizers. At the height of its production, Farfisa operated three factories to produce instruments, in Ancona in the Marche region of Italy. Farfisa also made radios, televisions, and other electronic items.
Today the Farfisa brand mainly produces intercom systems with the company Aci Farfisa which makes and distributes systems for video intercoms, access control, video surveillance and home automation.
The Bontempi group owns the keyboard division Farfisa brand name.
The Farfisa brand name is an acronym for “FAbbriche Riunite De FISArmoniche”, which translates to “united factory of accordions”.