Quality Made From Tradition


Foundation of Alfred M. Meinert GmbH in Esslingen/Wäldenbronn.


Relocation of the company to Ostfildern.


Business succession by sons Rolf and Jürgen Meinert.


Foundation of ARCUS Kabelkonfektionierung GmbH by Burkhard Schmidt und Rolf Meinert in Herborn/Hessen with the aim of producing cable harnesses for the Domestic Appliance Industry at a high technical standard.

The location of the administration is Ostfildern near Stuttgart, together with the associate company Alfred M. Meinert GmbH.


For the time being ARCUS has just been a lengthen workbench of Electrolux. To be in close proximity to our customers we rented an assembly shop by 1.800 sqm of usable floor-space at the area of Electrolux in Herborn.


Due to the good performance the company was able to move in a bigger and more modern building with a capacity of 3.800 sqm.


After continuous growth in past years, ARCUS/MEINERT operates with 100 employees. Its main market is the Domestic Appliance Industry in Germany, but the company also serves clients in Europe.


The head office and production site in Ostfildern is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000. 

Alfred M. Meinert GmbH takes over its long lasting Polish supplier TZK. By the establishment of the affiliated company MEINERT Sp. z o.o. signal lamps, neon assemblies and cable harnesses are also produced at our new Polish production site.


ARCUS/MEINERT is a dedicated service provider, whose aim is to provide an exemplary service and outstanding quality in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2000. The quality management system in Herborn has been certified this year.


Certification of the quality management system according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 at MEINERT Sp. z o.o. in Jelenia Gora. Change of company name Alfred M. Meinert GmbH in ARCUS components GmbH. Establishment of the common website www.arcus-comp.com. Stephan Meinert is appointed to the management board at MEINERT Sp. z o.o.


60-year anniversary of our company and expansion of the Polish site to 1.000 sqm.


Moving into new production building in Jelenia Gora, Poland. Investment in further KOMAX Zeta harness machines at Herborn production site.


Expansion of floor space in Jelenia Gora up to 2.000 sqm.

Stephan Meinert becomes managing partner of ARCUS Kabelkonfektionierung GmbH.


Further shift of cable cutting machines and injection molding dept. to Poland. 


Planned expansion of office floor space in Ostfildern.



Expansion of floor space in Jelenia Gora up to 3.500 sqm.