The company MEDITEC Branscheid GmbH & CO. KG is a medium-sized family owned business in metal processing.

Located in Lüdenscheid, the centre for buttons and badges in Germany, the company produces buttons and uniform effects as well as hardware parts for the textile and leather industry for customers worldwide.

Our portfolio includes technical stamped and bent or angled parts, which are used in the electrical and electronics industry, automotive and numerous other areas.

For this purpose, we have our own machinery and toolmaking facilities to fulfil our customers requirements.

We mainly process non-ferrous and ferrous metals, but also special materials where customer requirements are being used for the required specification.

Mainly non-ferrous and FE metals are processed, but also special materials depending on customer requirements.

The machinery ranges from 3 to 1,000 tonnes press capacity and includes hydraulic toggle press and eccentric presses, as well as automatic stamping and bending machines from various well-known manufacturers.

Our production does not end there. Our own surface treatment center as well as a paint make the range complete. 

MEDITEC is the first point of contact for customers when it comes to the development of new buttons and badges or technical parts and is characterized by long-time experience in the realization of customer requirements.

Also in the field of technical stamped and bent parts, we support our customers with advice and assistance during the assessment and development in order to realize the desired products efficiently.

Historical outline of the company history


Foundation of the company MEDITEC by Hans Eginhard Branscheid as a trading company for medical-technical articles at the location Grüner Weg in Lüdenscheid, after Mr. Branscheid left the company Overhoff & Cie as managing partner


Commencement of the manufacture of fittings and buttons and badges


Takeover of the production of badges and effects as well as buttons of the company Assmann & Söhne with machines and operation of the production facility in Hasley, Lüdenscheid.


Jens Oliver Branscheid was appointed to the management as the next generation


Move to the current location at Talstraße 102 in Lüdenscheid with a further expansion of production and modernization of the machinery


Takeover of machines and tools of the former company Overhoff & Cie, Lüdenscheid from the dissolution of the company.


Takeover of tools from the former company Paulmann & Crone, Lüdenscheid after the dissolution of that company'


Certification according to EN DIN ISO 2002:1994


Expansion of storage areas through the construction of a new warehouse


Construction of the surface center with galvanizing and vibratory finishing technology in waste water and exhaust-free environmentally friendly design


Takeover of button tools from the company Friedrich Linden, Lüdenscheid


Certification according to DIN EN ISO 2001:2000


Acquisition of the neighbouring property to extend the area for further expansion


Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008


Expansion of the machinery with a high-speed press


The production in the punching and bending technology was further expanded and the machinery was extended by 7 BIHLER automatic punching and bending machines, which offer a further product range.


Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015