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Kramp

We do always our best to make things as easy as possible for you

This is the philosophy that Kramp started out with as a small family firm in Varsseveld and, some 65 years later, we operate in 24 European countries. Despite this growth, the company has retained a family culture and places value on a local presence. You do business with a local partner who knows the market, speaks your language and knows you. No matter where you are located. It's that easy. 

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Engaged

Building friendly relationships is in our blood.

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Customer first

Your interests take priority

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Together

We want to improve together

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Entrepreneurship

We strive for the best results

> Find out more about Kramp values here

Kramp mission and vision

What do we stand for and what are we striving for? Our values form the cornerstone of our identity. The two aspects are inextricably linked and determine how we think and act.

Kramp mission and vision

History of Kramp

1951

Kramp is founded by Johan Kramp, a 34-year-old entrepreneur from Varsseveld (The Netherlands). 

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1950s

Launch of a catalogue to simplify product ordering for customers.

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1969

Kramp and Perdok join forces and begin a close collaboration.

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1977

The first German branch is opened in Hamminkeln. Belgium, France and the UK follow.

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1988

The Kramp red crates are introduced to make product packaging and delivery more efficient.

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1991

Overnight delivery is officially introduced by Kramp.

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1998

Introduction of a distribution system based on five delivery days per week.

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2001

Kramp is the first company in the sector to open a webshop.

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2008

The new slogan “It’s that easy” better represents what Kramp stands for.

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2009

Introduction of the scanner, and later the shuttle, makes our logistics processes increasingly faster and more efficient.

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2013

Kramp and Danish sector colleague Grene merge. 

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2017

Thanks to its rapid international growth, Kramp is now active in 24 European countries.

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1951

Kramp is founded by Johan Kramp, a 34-year-old entrepreneur from Varsseveld (The Netherlands). 

history_mrKramp_wide.jpg

1969

Kramp and Perdok join forces and begin a close collaboration.

Kramp - Perdok.jpg

1988

The Kramp red crates are introduced to make product packaging and delivery more efficient.

Kramp red box.jpg

1998

Introduction of a distribution system based on five delivery days per week.

Kramp - business services.jpg

2008

The new slogan “It’s that easy” better represents what Kramp stands for.

Kramp - It's that easy.jpg

2013

Kramp and Danish sector colleague Grene merge. 

grene-kramp.jpg

1950s

Launch of a catalogue to simplify product ordering for customers.

Kramp catalogus.jpg

1977

The first German branch is opened in Hamminkeln. Belgium, France and the UK follow.

Kramp international.jpg

1991

Overnight delivery is officially introduced by Kramp.

Kramp overnight delivery.jpg

2001

Kramp is the first company in the sector to open a webshop.

mobile kramp.PNG

2009

Introduction of the scanner, and later the shuttle, makes our logistics processes increasingly faster and more efficient.

Kramp Warehouse.jpg

2017

Thanks to its rapid international growth, Kramp is now active in 24 European countries.

Kramp Europe.jpg

2019

Here you will find our Annual Report from 2019.

pdfAnnual Report 2019 EN.pdf

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