Company Information


ACD is an owner-managed group of companies that belongs to the technological leading providers inside electronics.
In the fields of portable devices and applications for retail and logistics, EMS as well as customer-specific developed industrial electronics for medical, producing industries, mechanical and commercial vehicle engineering, ACD is a manufacturer and a system service provider at the same time.

Innovative Electronics

Besides ACD Elektronik GmbH, ACD Group consists of ACD Systemtechnik GmbH, ACD Antriebstechnik GmbH, ACD Czech s.r.o. and ACD USA Inc. and is represented at two different locations in Germany and each one location in the Czech Republic and the United States. ACD Elektronik GmbH in its current form was founded in 1976 in Achstetten (Ulm) by Karl-Heinz Andes, Johann Bolkart and Fritz Guther. 15 years later, ACD Systemtechnik GmbH based in Neustadt (Orla) was founded in 1991 by the Managing Directors of ACD Elektronik GmbH and Hartmut Wengel. ACD Antriebstechnik was founded in 1996 in Neustadt (Orla), ACD Czech s.r.o. in 2015 and ACD USA Inc. in 2016.

Our certifications
  • ACD Elektronik GmbH: ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 13485
  • ACD Systemtechnik GmbH: ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 13485
  • ACD Antriebstechnik GmbH: ISO 9001
  • ACD Czech s. r. o.: ISO 9001, ISO 14001

In total, the Group employs approximately 437 people at its locations and achieved an annual turnover of 88.7 million EUR in 2018.

ACD is a medium-sized, family-owned business that develops and produces electronic products und the following segments:

  • Mobile devices for retail, logistics and industry (intralogistics).
  • Industrial electronics: Mobile applications and control panels.
  • EMS-Services and (customer-spezific) development in the industry like mechanical engineering, tool building, commercial vehicles and medical engineering
  • Drive Engineering: Solutions for customer-optimized drives

Since April 2017 we belong to “Plattform Industrie 4.0”
ACD belongs to leading innovation companys in Germany 2018: For the 25th time, the most innovative companys of the German medium-sized businesses were honored. This year, ACD Elektronik is one of the awardees.

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