Previous company name of Merkel, located in Suhl, Germany since 1535.
Currently, the famous Merkel trademark (mfg. by Merkel Jagd-Und Sportwaffen Suhl GmbH) is imported by Merkel USA, located in Trussville, AL. Previously imported by Heckler & Koch, located in Sterling, VA. Please refer to the Merkel listing in this text for current information regarding this older European trademark.