Founded in 1945, thanks to over 70 years of experience in the industry, Serrature Meroni is a solid Italian manufacturer of mechanical and electronic locking systems. A world leader in furniture locks and internationally renowned for door products, such as the famous PremiApri knobs, Serrature Meroni is also a dynamic organization able to explore new frontiers. Taking advantage of the know-how acquired in time and the close cooperation with customers, the company has been able to enter new makets, design original and successful solutions for new applications, such as UFO Meroni security locks for light commercial vehicles aimed to the automotive after-market segment.
In 2009 the launch of UFO Classic, the first custom solution designed exclusively for LCVs and vans security. UFO, immediately a big hit, offers a practical, effective and elegant alternative to the outdated padlocks and ineffective ugly hacks. Adopted and appreciated by professionals and fleet managers, it has sparked a small revolution in the sector.
UFO+ the natural evolution, launched in 2012, features a number of enhancements: a slam-lock mechanism providing higher security through automatic locking, a quick mounting system considerably reducing installation time and a convenient security device since it is fixed permanently to the vehicle’s body.
In 2016, the brand new security lock UFO³ has been launched as world preview at IAA Nutzfahrzeuge, the international exhibition in Hannover. It is an add-on lock, leveraging UFO Classic iconic design and main features and matching them with UFO+ performances. UFO³ brings the whole to a new level of versatility and security.
Alongside UFO Meroni products, LUCCOTTO completes the range: a smart and simple product featuring the same functionaliy of a padlock but with a high design content, stainless steel body and stout holders. It is the perfect solution for small trucks, as LUCOTTO and its holders can tolerate up to 30 mm doors misalignment .