Proud to have a new addition to our family – my old friends Linda and Joop. A warm welcome KeyBAKE Bakeware & Coatings B.V. 🇩🇪 🇳🇱
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Kempf GmbH bakeware & coating is to take over the majority of the KeyBAKE Bakeware & Coatings B.V. shares. Together they aim to strengthen their position in the international bakeware and coating market and extend their product range. Significant investments are planned for the Dutch manufacturing site for next year.
Joop Kornelis will remain the managing partner of KeyBAKE after the takeover while Linda Troisfontaine, the company’s founder and current CEO, will stay on board for a transitional period.
Guido Kempf commented on the acquisition announcement: “We are very excited to combine the knowledge and strength of KEMPF and KeyBAKE. The result is the optimization of two industry-leading companies and the ability to provide high-quality bakeware and coatings throughout Europe and beyond.”
Joop Kornelis Kornelis also said in a statement: “I am pleased that we found with KEMPF a partner with the same DNA, a family-owned reliable company, with the same strategy, to continue our growth and secure the future for KeyBAKE Bakeware and Coatings. We now are able to provide our customers with a wider range of bakeware, coatings and service.”
Linda Troisfontaine stated: “I am very proud to observe that our company has gained a good reputation in the national and international bakery world for customer focus, technical solutions and professional support. With this combination, KeyBAKE will be prepared for the future and we can be the partner for all national and international customers with a very extensive product range.”