Active Key 2018-11-14T14:16:23+00:00


About us

Active Key is a leading manufacturer for hygiene and industrial keyboards for professional data input. Utmost comfort in writing, precise key actuation and perfect haptics are our main focus.

Our range of products reaches from industrial keyboards – with integrated trackball or trackpad – a wide range of protected keyboards/mice wireless or cabled to medical keyboards and mice with backlight function as well as POS devices with an integrated magnetic card or chip card reader.

Nevertheless if none of our products meets your expectations, we are able to customize it to your requirements.



Active Key GmbH & Co.KG was founded by Mr Gerhard & Ms Heidi Hahn. Industrial keyboards were the main focus at that time.


Acquisition of several OEM-Customers throughout Germany and Europe.


The company survived the financial crisis and comes out stronger than before.


Active Key became supplier of the automotive industries.


Active Key expands its product strategy with manufacturing and marketing of protected keyboards for medical applications and other hygiene critical areas.


Start of the internationalisation. Systematic installation of distribution network throughout Europe.


Due to continuing growth, the former company building gets to small. The company acquires a new building and moves house in summer 2017.


The number of employees increased to 25. Hygiene keyboards and mice became the strongest business line. Many well-known companies now build the customer base. In addition to the engineering and automotive sector, trading, banks and service companies as well as the healthcare sector with numerous university hospitals, hospitals and dentists became customers of Active Key.

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