Blackwell Technologies (BT) is a mega-corporation formed during the Fires of Rebellion era. Blackwell Technologies sells products in almost every single aspect of technology there is, from starfighters, to space-station, to capital craft. Not only that to speeders and tanks, to small arms blasters and proton rocket launchers in additions to consumer goods, electronic commodities as well as the latest in security tech. Blackwell Technologies has many subsidiaries, with Blackwell Munitions, Blackwell Driveworks, and Blackwell Vehicles being the most prominent among them but there are many more
Formed by former dancer Tasha Blackwell during the Fires of Rebellion era over six-hundred years ago, the company started out as 'Blackwell Independent Technologies'. With a combination of business smarts, criminal tactics while keeping up Public Relations, a strict policy of neutrality while maintaining relationships with key figures during the Great Galactic War, has grown and prospered. Although starting out as a small company then, emerged to be a household name by the end of the war, with popular weapons such as the Quickdraw Pistol and PIPE-IIV among others proving to be very lucrative during the war, causing profits to soar.
Over the millennia, long after Tasha's passing the company continue to prosper although it was not without change. The company evolved, with 'Blackwell Independent Technologies' becoming 'Blackwell Technologies'. Despite the changes, the company remained due to it's roots, a product business, forgoing the private armies that Czerka which are deemed wasteful. And the BT still retains the company logo it did since it's founding.
Blackwell Technologies has a robust structure with each of it's subsidiaries Munitions, Driveworks, and Vehicles, Electronics, and Security performing very well. Blackwell's Public Relations department maintains good ties with the galactic media and is well regarded by the average citizen.
Although a closely guarded company secret, Blackwell Technologies has sent it's Research & Development into the Unknown Regions shortly after the Battle of Exegol, with it's then-CEO fascinated with the potential the Unknown Regions has to offer in terms of research and technologies.