UPDATE KOSTER KEUNEN NL — February 201701/02/2017
Now, three months after our facility in The Netherlands was destructed by a devastating fire, we would like to update you on our current situation.
Wax supply Europe
We are supplying our customers from our temporary warehouse in Bladel, the Netherlands with waxes produced at Koster Keunen Watertown, USA.
The majority of our waxes is available again or will be in the very near future.
Our Dutch colleagues from Quality, Production and Logistics will continue supporting our US factory for the coming months.
In order to fulfill our customer needs, Koster Keunen USA has increased its capacity by installing 3-shifts in production.
New factory Bladel, the Netherlands
The area has completely been cleaned, ready to start building. The architects have drawn down their initial ideas and we are internally designing our 'ultimate wax factory' in order to be ready for the future.
Our goal is to start producing in December 2017.
Koster Keunen Holland BV has been granted Silver CSR rating by EcoVadis.
Koster Keunen is proud to be recognized as a top-performing supplier, especially in this international benchmark.
EcoVadis was specifically impressed with our policy and performance on sustainable procurement.