Van Puijenbroek Textiel is from now on ‘Royal’

Crowning glory of 150 years existence

05 JUNE 2015, GOIRLE
Summary
GOIRLE – 5th June 2015 From now on Van Puijenbroek Textiel may call itself “Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek Textiel” (Royal Van Puijenbroek Textiel). The King’s Commissioner of Noord Brabant, Wim van de Donk, handed over this designation on behalf of King Willem Alexander at the celebration of the 150 year jubilee. “This is the crowning glory of our 150 years existence” says manager Rob Kwaspen. “We are very proud that we have been granted this designation and expect that this will help to underline our quality.” Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek Textiel is a leading player on the international market for professional corporate-, work- and safety clothing. Van Puijenbroek Textiel is a market leader in various international markets with its brands HaVeP and Bucofa.


GOIRLE – 5th June 2015 From now on Van Puijenbroek Textiel may call itself “Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek Textiel” (Royal Van Puijenbroek Textiel). The King’s Commissioner of Noord Brabant, Wim van de Donk, handed over this designation on behalf of King Willem Alexander at the celebration of the 150 year jubilee. “This is the crowning glory of our 150 years existence” says manager Rob Kwaspen. “We are very proud that we have been granted this designation and expect that this will help to underline our quality.”

International

Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek Textiel is a leading player on the international market for professional corporate-, work- and safety clothing. The companies’ roots lie in Goirle, where Hendrik van Puijenbroek started as a linen merchant with a starting capital of 1,500 Dutch Guilders and a storage depot of a few square metres. The family business quickly grew to become an automated cotton and linen weaving mill. Nowadays, Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek is one of the few remaining textile producers from Brabant. The company has approximately 400 staff members in the Netherlands, Tunisia and Macedonia. Van Puijenbroek Textiel is a market leader in various international markets with its brands HaVeP and Bucofa. Anna van Puijenbroek joins management in 2015 as a commercial director, she is the fifth generation of the renewing family business.

Markt leader

With the brand HaVeP Workwear / Protective Wear we offer our customers excellent work- and safety clothing. The name HaVeP consists of the initials of founder Hendrik Van Puijenbroek. The strong demands made by government, customers and employers is translated by HaVeP into corporate clothing that offers optimum protection to employees. HaVeP clothing also gives an appearance: recognisable and representative clothing of staff members enhances the appearance of a company.

Bucofa Company Workwear is specialized in functional corporate clothing for laundries and Corporate Identity projects. Bucofa makes individual collections with a recognizable and different appearance. To achieve this, representative details are combined with functional and legal demands. Bucofa is a preferred supplier of large international laundries and is known as a specialist in tailored corporate clothing.

As one of the first textile companies in the Netherlands, Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek Textiel is a participant of the Fair Wear Foundation (FWF), which makes an effort to create good labour conditions in the clothing industry. In the Texperience Center you can find all of our collections and visitors are able to watch videos about the companies’ history. It is a meeting place that Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek opens to the business community, public bodies and educational institutes.

150 years proud

Our staff members from Goirle went in April on a learning trip to our own production locations in Tunisia and Macedonia. An educational, enjoyable trip for the employees of Koninklijke Van Puijenbroek Textiel. Wearers of our work- and safety clothing have been put in the spotlights on our website. Employees, suppliers and customers celebrated the 150 year anniversary on 5th June.

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"“This is the crowning glory of our 150 years existence” says manager Rob Kwaspen. “We are very proud that we have been granted this designation and expect that this will help to underline our quality.”" Rob Kwaspen
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About HAVEP

HAVEP

For over 150 years, HAVEP has been offering an extensive knowledge and experience in work clothing, translated into quality and result. An ongoing drive that we would like to continue. Because the world doesn’t stop and neither does HAVEP.

That’s why we aim for even better, trendsetting products; innovative solutions and an approach that is as close to the customer as possible. Listening and talking, discussing, thinking along and finding inspiration this way for today and tomorrow.

We offer you appearance, comfort and safety – 100% personalized, tailored to your work situation. With great confidence we take the step together with you towards a durable future. Besides that, your entire company can count on a quick and flexible customer service and a proactive team that thinks along with you.

WITH HAVEP YOU NEVER WORK ALONE.

The company was founded in 1865 as a family business with a storage space measuring only a few square metres. Since then, HaVeP Workwear / Protective wear has grown and is now a leading player on the international market for professional industrial and safety clothing made from high-quality textile fibres.

For over 150 years, the HAVEP brand has been proof that investing in good industrial clothing is something that will pay for itself. HAVEP has been successful in translating the stringent requirements rightly imposed by the government, clients and employers into a collection of industrial and safety clothing that is characterised by its breadth and depth.

HAVEP enhances corporate image, by providing employees with clothing that is both recognisable and of high-quality. The large number of articles we keep permanently in stock plus our selective distribution network of resellers guarantee excellent availability and fast delivery. Clothing from HAVEP owes its exceptionally long service life to its proven consistent quality. The level of service, coupled with the good price-quality ratio means that HaVeP represents an excellent investment, both for employees and employers.

Texperience Center

In the Texperience Center, experiences, inspiration and presentation are highlighted. It is the place for trade & industry, government bodies and training institutes to meet and where ideas spring to life. Whether you need to modify details in an existing model or want to set up a full-blown Corporate Identity project – virtually anything is possible. The Texperience Center highlights experiences concerning textiles in general, and workwear and protective wear in particular. Next to the innovative product presentations and solutions of Van Puijenbroek Textiel, the Texperience Center has various multifunctional work rooms and meeting rooms in which to share knowledge and do business. There are open as well as closed rooms, a compact auditorium, and a lounge with catering facilities. - See more at: http://texperiencecenter.com/?__hstc=184750902.db2b9c0805aa90193acb5715d7271fb1.1459754689784.1459754689784.1459754689784.1&__hssc=184750902.32.1459754689784&__hsfp=2523409605

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