This summer, DORMA and Kaba announce their merger to form the dorma+kaba Group is completed. The merger of the Kaba Group, headquartered in Rümlang, Switzerland, and the DORMA Group, based in Ennepetal, Germany, was announced at the end of April 2015. It was completed on September 1, 2015 with its entry in the relevant Commercial Register. The plan was to transition the existing organizational structures in a structured integration process to the target organization by July 1, 2016. With the merger, the dorma+kaba Group is one of the leading global companies for building security and access solutions, with pro forma sales of over CHF 2 billion (EUR 1.9 billion). It highlights its wide range of products and services from a single source due to complementary portfolios, value chains, and geographical presence in major markets.
Having complementary product portfolios and market focus, this merger expands service and product offerings to transcend the asset protection category with a wide-range of diversified and technologically advanced systems. With an emphasis on innovation and sustainability, the portfolio includes architectural hardware, interior glass fittings and entrance door systems, physical access systems, workforce management, lodging access controls, and electronic locks. New technologies available incorporate fully networked, remote, and mobile access solutions.