As a specialist for innovative data entry systems, PrehKeyTec - a 100% subsidiary of PKT Verwaltungs GmbH - develops and produces high-quality cash point keyboards for the point-of-sale area. All over the world, PrehKeyTec’s products are being used, from retail to banking, to industrial and aviation applications.
PrehKeyTec GmbH is certified to DIN EN ISO 9001 and 14001 quality standards, has many years of experience in design and manufacturing, and operates from its own manufacturing plant in Mellrichstadt, Northern Bavaria, offering true “Made in Germany” solutions.
Intelligent mechatronics solutions for reliable data entry systems
in the area of point-of-service (POS) applications
For more than 35 years, we have been developing and producing premium-quality data entry systems in partnership with our customers. By using innovative product concepts and continuously expanding our core competencies, we will also be able to provide our customers data entry systems with excellent quality and functions for the point of sale in the future.
In addition to the headquarters in Mellrichstadt (Germany), PrehKeyTec GmbH has sales branches in
Furthermore, PrehKeyTec GmbH has a worldwide distributor network.
Quality policy at PrehKeyTec
An extensive quality policy enjoys the highest priority at PrehKeyTec. A stated goal of the managers is the continuous improvement of the quality and environmental management system, with the aim of attaining a Total Quality Management (TQM) system, resulting in zero-fault strategies for products and services.
The fundamentals of our quality policy can be downloaded here.
Download Quality policy (only available in German)
Environmental, health and safety policies at PrehKeyTec
For PrehKeyTec, environmental protection is a deep-rooted obligation that we practice every day; the goal of our environmental protection policy is to contribute to ensuring that the natural means of subsistence are maintained for our employees, their families and the community.
The fundamentals of our environmental, health and safety policies can be downloaded.
DIN EN ISO 9001:2015
The company has been DIN EN ISO 9001:2015-certified
You can download the current certificate as a pdf here:
DIN EN ISO 14001:2015
The company has been DIN EN ISO 14001:2015-certified
You can download the current certificate as a pdf here:
PrehKeyTec is a brand which stands for excellent quality and many years of experience in different branches. Our short history of the company illustrates how all started and developed:
|2017||More than 5,000,000 data input devices delivered by PrehKeyTec|
|2016||Production of multifunctional data input devices for security applications - banking, airline, industrial, retail and access control
More than 35 years providing high reliability solutions with failure rates less than 1%
|2015||35 years of providing high quality data input devices, "Made in Germany" by PrehKeyTec
More than 100,000 OEM silicon data input keyboards delivered by PrehKeyTec
|2014||Launch of the PKT 4000 intelligent document reader for banking, airline and retail markets
More than 1,500,000 MCI family keyboards delivered by PrehKeyTec
|2013||Production of additional rugged silicone keyboards for industry, healthcare and logistics|
|2012||AEO authorized economic operator certification obtained|
|2012||Production of silicone surface keyboards for harsh and rugged environments|
|2011||Incorporation of our subsidiary PrehKeyTec Ltd. in UK
More than 1,000,000 MCI family data input keyboards delivered by PrehKeyTec
|2010||Management takes over PrehKeyTec GmbH via MBO
More than 50,000 MW keyboards delivered by PrehKeyTec
|2009||Introduction of data input solutions featuring capacitive touch technology for industrial and healthcare markets|
|2008||Introduction of data input solutions for the airline market|
|2007||Extension of the production and offices by moving the company to Mellrichstadt
More than 500,000 MCI family data input devices delivered by PrehKeyTec
|2006||Launch of the Touchkey (combination keyboard and touchscreen)|
|2005||DIN ISO 9001 and DIN EN ISO 14000 performance certification obtained & 25 Years' experience in production and sales of data input devices|
|2004||PrehKeyTec GmbH established as daughter company of Preh GmbH for data input markets|
|2003||Launch of MCI keyboard series|
|2002||Incorporation of our subsidiary in France (now PrehKeyTec SAS) / Introduction of MW series for industry and logistics|
|2001||Amalgamation of all competences for data input devices in the company in preparation for the spin-off in 2004|
|2000||Introduction of the backlit keyboard MW 520
More than 500,000 MC keyboards delivered by Preh
|1998||Launch of touch monitor solutions|
|1997||Launch of the FlatPOS PC / POS Commander PC|
|1996||Introduction of industry remote control IR|
|1995||Launch of MC keyboard series
More than 2,500,000 keypads delivered by Preh
|1992||Launch of MR series|
|1991||Launch of WX series|
|1987||Production of plastic foil / membrane keyboard FTF 87/122
More than 1,000,000 keypads delivered by Preh
|1986||Introduction of 19" rack mount keyboards / Industry PC-keyboard|
|1985||Launch of Graphic Commander Keyboard|
|1984||Introduction of bitmap graphic-data-input|
|1983||Incorporation of our subsidiary in the US (now PrehKeyTec Inc.) / Launch of NW-keypad|
|1982||Launch of PC Commander / PCI, AT 3 keyboards|
|1981||Introduction of Mac keyboards AK - Series|
|1980||Established the production and sales of data input devices.|
|1974||Incorporation of Preh Singapore PTE Ltd.|
|1919||Incorporation of the former parent company Preh.|