About Us

Established in 1877, The Eberhard Manufacturing Company is a global leader in the engineering and manufacturing of access & security hardware. We have a standard product line of rotary latches, compression latches, draw latches, hinges, camlocks, key switches, padlocks, and handles to name a few. We also offer full development and program management services for custom electromechanical and mechanical systems designed for specific OEM’s and customer applications. Our products are found in an expansive range of applications and products globally, virtually unnoticed in our everyday lives. Typically, you are never more than 6 feet from one of our solutions.
The Eberhard Manufacturing Company is a registered ISO9001:2015 and ISO14001:2015 company based in Strongsville, Ohio. Our core manufacturing capabilities are in die-casting, injection molding, stamping, machining and final assembly. Our passion for engineering drives us forward. Developing new products to meet our customer’s design challenges is our main objective. Adding haptics and functionality to our products ultimately supports our customer’s brand equity and increases the value of their end products. Eberhard is a division of The Eastern Company (Nasdaq stock ticker EML).



Our History

1859 The Eastern Company, our parent company, is established in Naugatuck, CT. 1877 The Eberhard Manufacturing Company established in Canton, OH by George W. Eberhard and two other partners. The focus is on malleable iron & brass hardware for saddlery & carriages. 8 patents are issued, and our deep-rooted innovation begins. 1880 The Eberhard Manufacturing Company relocates to Cleveland, OH. An accidental fire, caused by a dropped la

Got all the latches in and installed, exactly what i was looking for. Very good transaction and customer service with your company. Thanks Again!
I have been doing what I'm doing for 33 years and I could only hope that my "regular suppliers" could be as helpful and efficient as you and your company were to me this morning.
I can't begin to thank you enough for the supply and support of your products. I will highly recommend your services to all that require any product and a professional personal touch.

I must pass along a hearty “thank you” for your support. I was seriously expecting this to drag out for at least a week or more… Done in a few hours! I hope Eberhard appreciates the good work you do!

What Makes Us Special

We’re a legacy manufacturing company with more than 130 years of experience. We pride ourselves on high-quality products and exceptional service.

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