MENNEKES - Plugs for the world
This statement reflects the company's aim and policy. MENNEKES is a leading manufacturer of industrial plugs and connectors with subsidiaries and branches in over 90 countries.
Our medium-sized company was founded in 1935 when Aloys Mennekes received the master craftsmen senior electrician certificate and set up his own business.
Today MENNEKES has nearly 1000 employees worldwide, two thirds of them are based in Germany. Production for the international market takes place in our headquarters in Kirchhundem/Sauerland region and in Neudorf/Erzgebirge. Additional production facilities in Nanjing/China supply the Chinese market.
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With 16 branches, our own technical field representation and our head office in Kirchhundem, sales are covered within Germany and we are in close contact with electrical wholesalers and the electrical trade, as well as with industry. Internationally, we maintain contact with our customers through our subsidiaries in eight countries as well as joint ventures in China and the USA. More than 90 partners abroad supervise the other export destinations around the world.
In the last financial year, the MENNEKES-group generated consolidated revenue of more than 115 million Euros. More than half of this revenue was procured through export.
The range of products has grown and today numbers over 11,000 different standard and specialised items. The range covers standardised CEE industrial plugs and sockets in different shapes and designs: plugs, connectors, sockets with and without switches, plug and socket devices for containers and for camping, and products for numerous other purposes, as standard devices or developed specially to meet particular customer requirements.
In addition we have been working on the development of charging connectors for electronic vehicles since the 90s. Over these years MENNEKES has developed a charging devices that fulfil all today’s needs while being ready for those of the future. MENNEKES submitted this as draft standard to the IEC early in 2009.
We take a holistic approach to electro-mobility and develop components such as sockets, charging cables and vehicle plugs as well as complete charging stations for a variety of different commercial and private uses.
MENNEKES plugs and sockets are quality products. All companies in the MENNEKES group are certified according to the DIN EN ISO 9001 standard. Our products have attracted more than 3,000 attestations and accreditations.
We promise you quality and performance. For our family-run company, this promise is one of the main reasons why brands are irreplaceable. We live our brand and are committed to it.
Extremely high quality, reliability, safety, innovative drive, proximity to the market and sustainability in our business are the qualities that single our brand out. We have a clear identity which means that people understand us - as a reliable brand partner for our customers and as an unmistakeable branded article for satisfied users.