Founded in 1911, Merkle-Korff Industries manufactures a range of electrical equipment and products. It provides gearmotors in a variety of designs and styles. The company also offers brush and rotisserie motors. Merkle-Korff Industries provides a range of design, engineering, assembling and quality assurance services. It has received ISO 9001:2000 certification from the International Organization for Standardization. The company maintains a network of several distributors. Merkle-Korff Industries serves various clients in the food service, medical, appliance, vending and aerospace industries. Additionally, the company offers a variety of technical support services. It is a part of Kinetek, which is a privately held global manufacturing firm that provides control, motor and drive system solutions.