SOMMER press area

Press area of the SOMMER Group

We are glad that you want to learn more about SOMMER. You will find current press releases and images and logos for your report here. If you have questions or need more material, please get in touch with our contact person.

Company profile

SOMMER is one of the leading manufacturers of operators and radio remote control systems in Europe. Our reliable technology moves garage doors, swing and sliding gates, roller shutters and awnings.

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. At SOMMER, customer satisfaction is top priority.

The SOMMER Group consists of SOMMER Antriebs- und Funktechnik GmbH, APERTO Torantriebe GmbH, Groke Türe und Tore GmbH and Doco International B.V. as well as a number of branch offices abroad. Our strengths are outstanding quality and first-rate service. Over 400 employees ensure that the SOMMER Group is successful and continues to expand.

SOMMER is an internationally competitive company with an export ratio of around 80%. Thanks to our well-developed sales network, SOMMER Group products can be purchased all over the world. Regardless of where you are and which manufacturer's door you are trying to automate, SOMMER has the right operator for it.

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(Commercial) Managing Director Gerd Schaaf

(Commercial) Managing Director Gerd Schaaf

(Technical) Managing Director Dieter Walddörfer

(Technical) Managing Director Dieter Walddörfer

Contact details

Please contact me personally if you have questions.

Markus Beck
Head of Marketing

Antriebs- und Funktechnik GmbH
Hans-Böckler-Straße 27
73230 Kirchheim/Teck

Phone: 07021 / 8001-0

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