The words of Franz Kafka describe what makes Umarex special: the courage to move ahead. The company’s motto “Looking forward” takes up this theme. New paths present themselves only to those who have their eyes on the future.
Ever since its establishment in 1972, Umarex has been pushing towards new horizons. Its founders, Wulf-Heinz Pflaumer and Franz Wonisch, had a strong entrepreneurial spirit and set themselves ambitious goals. Together with more than 850 dedicated employees and partners in Germany and abroad, they achieved their objectives.
Today the company is managed by the second generation of managing partners, Eyck Pflaumer and Martin Wonisch and managing director Olaf Beisheim.
They are leading the way with entrepreneurial courage. The outlook is exciting indeed.
Millions of active people enjoy shooting with guns that can be bought over the counter. They expect exceptional products from Umarex – and they get them.
Umarex has created a world of adventure for sport shooters, recreational shooters and hunters. Its high-performance models permit training under highly realistic conditions.
By steadily improving its products, providing worldwide service through international distributors and upholding superb quality standards, Umarex enjoys the confidence of gun lovers the world over.