KALKANTZAKOS is a name synonym of firearms in the Greek market.
Beginning in 1925, the founder Petros D. Kalkantzakos set up the first store in Athens city center. It was the first store in Greece in which operated a gunsmith division with 12 specialized technicians.
One of the first Greek firms with commercial activity in:
- distribution of explosive materials for construction of public works
- manufacturing of lead shots for hunting cartridges
- manufacturing of hunting cartridges, with use of automated machinery
- importing and distribution of handguns
The companies now work with the third and fourth generation of family members. This fact ensures the responsible and skilled service of our customers.
The business firm of Petros A. Kalkantzakos represents a large number of firearms and ammunition manufacturers (as for example Ceska Zbrojovka a.s. (CZ), one of the largest pistols and rifles manufacturer, creator of the legendary CZ 75 pistol).
Petros A. Kalkantzakos also promotes for decades sport shooting, being president of BoD of “ATHLOS” shooting club (a club of over 2000 members) up to 1993 and sponsoring it since then.
Our goal is to continue the long tradition of our name with the provision of the best possible service in combination of the full range of products to cover your needs.