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Establishment of the company van Elderen & Co in Aalst, The Netherlands Production of milk sieves, watering cans, funnels, buckets and cigar tins.
Establishment of independent sales organisation in Belgium
Construction of a factory in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands
Opening of a third factory in Overpelt, Belgium
Takeover of EGAM in Roden, The Netherlands
Establishment of an independent sales organisation in France
Brabantia turnover rises above NLG 35 million
Establishment of independent sales organisation in United Kingdom
Establishment of independent sales organisation in Switzerland
Takeover of Johann Breitenstein GmbH in Emmerich, Germany
Start of own production unit in Great Britain
Brabantia turnover breaks the NLG 100 million barrier
Opening of the ultra-modern plant in Emmerich Establishment of independent sales organisation in Italy
All Brabantia production units certified according to ISO 9002 standard (Brabantia Emmerich ISO 9001)
Establishment of sales office in Denmark, Brabantia Scandinavia
Brabantia starts a new, highly market-oriented export concept, resulting in the appointment of a large number of newly selected partners/distributors. In conjunction with existing partners/distributors, the new concept is introduced in each country/region.
Establishment of sales organisation in Asia Production units, sales and all central services such as International Marketing Communications, Product Development, Administration and Computer Services are combined, to form Brabantia Nederland BV.
All warehouses centralised in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands Customers from the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, France and Germany will be supplied by this central warehouse.
As required these customers can be invoiced in Euros.
Establishment of sales organisation in Spain
New multi-product production unit in UK
Establishment of sales organisation North and South America
Establishment of production unit in Zhuhai, China
Establishment Brabantia inc, USA Establishment of sales organisation Sweden
Doubling of production and storage space at Brabantia Overpelt, Belgium
Establishment of sales organisation in Poland, Brabantia Central Europe
Transfer production Emmerich (Germany) to Overpelt (Belgium)
Transfer production Roden to Valkenswaard, The Netherlands
Move centralised warehouse from Valkenswaard (The Netherlands) to Overpelt (Belgium)
Product development has been integrated in the divisions Valkenswaard (The Netherlands) and Overpelt (Belgium)
Realization phase 2 production unit Zhuhai, China
Establishment of production unit in Talsi, Latvia
Establishment of sales organizations in Portugal, Finland, Austria, Baltic States, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania
Realization phase 2 production unit Talsi, Latvia
Opening of the first Brabantia Concept Store in Riga, Latvia
Opening of the first Brabantia Concept Store in Eindhoven, The Netherlands