Company History

Dr. Andreas Jacobs


Minibar Systems was founded in the early 1970’s in and has become one of the world’s leading hospitality companies with offices in Europe, North America and Asia. We have installed over 1,000,000 minibars and safes worldwide in thousands of hotels.

In Europe, Pay TV and communication systems are sold and operated through our sister company, acentic.
Minibar Systems is owned by Niantic Holding GmbH (an investment company of Dr. Andreas Jacobs), who is also a shareholder in Acentic and is the Executive Chairman of Jacobs Holding and Barry Callebaut as well as a Director of Adecco.

Our customers include the industry’s most recognized hotel chains and ownership groups as well as many independent hotels, resorts and casinos.

Our values are defined by our mission to provide the most technologically advanced systems backed by the industry’s most knowledgeable and well trained team of sales, operations, technical and customer service professionals.