SOMMER Antriebs- und Funktechnik

The SOMMER Antriebs- und Funktechnik GmbH is one of the leading manufacturers of high-quality garage door operators, swing gate operators, sliding gate operators, roller shutter operators and awning operators as well as radio remote controls for home automation in Europe.

SOMMER places great value on excellent quality and outstanding service. For this reason, we sell our manufactured products exclusively via specialist retailers. Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001 was granted in 1995. The customer-oriented SOMMER company philosophy has been codified in a set of company guidelines.

With an export ratio of approx. 80%, SOMMER has underscored its international competitiveness and successfully made inroads into the sometimes difficult foreign markets with "Quality made in Germany".

You can find an overview of the SOMMER group of companies and the associated subsidiaries under SOMMER Group.


SOMMER USA distributes its products from Charlotte, NC to all points throughout North and South America. Every single one of SOMMER's garage door openers sold in the US is engineered and manufactured in Germany to the highest standards.

We are committed to world class customer service and outstanding product integrity. All products are easily installed, safe and secure, sporting sleek modern designs and offering many advantages exclusive to the SOMMER name. 

Innovative through research

With its own test centre, SOMMER is among the companies that make above-average investments in research and development (R&D). For this reason, SOMMER was awarded the "Innovation through Research" seal of quality from the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft e.V. (Donors' Association for the Promotion of Sciences and Humanities in Germany) in 2016 and 2022. The seal of quality goes to companies who stand out due to special achievements in research and development.

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