There was once an injection moulding company in the Netherlands, which started out as a tannery in a village in the south of the country. Now, some 140 years later, this injection moulding plant has grown into an international expert in injection moulding and thermoforming plastic products with embedded electronics and packaging.

Rompa Group: over 140 years of history

1881 The Rompa family founded the Rompa tannery in Terheijden. The company rapidly expanded its activities with the production of bags, pouches, protective suitcases and similar items. Clients included the Dutch government, postal services and manufacturers of electronic equipment.
1960 Rompa started injection moulding and thermoforming to expand its business into the production of plastic products and packaging material.
1981 Celebration of the 100-year existence.
1997 The first international branch of Rompa Group opened its doors in Hong Kong, China.
2005 Rompa Group acquired an injection moulding shop in Vyškov, Czech Republic.
2005 Rompa Group opened its first production location in Jiangmen, China, called Rompa CN.
2006 In order to expand onto the American continent, Rompa entered into a joint venture with Indepak, a manufacturer of thermoformed products in Portland (USA).
2006 Celebration of the 125-year existence.
2008 The Dutch company Technoplast joined Rompa Group. With the addition of this new partner, Rompa’s knowledge and skills within the plastics industry were broadened and became even more competitive.
2013 Rompa CN was bursting at the seams. A new factory was opened 3 km away to facilitate Rompa’s continued growth.
2014 Late May, the Rompa NL headquarters relocated to a new office in Tilburg.
2015 In January, Rompa Group entered into a joint venture with the American company TransNav, called TransRompa.
2015 Rompa Group entered into a joint venture with RH-Packaging.
2016 In October, Rompa SK was founded in Bardejov, Slovakia, a result of the expansion of and optimism about our assembly activities.
2017 Rompa implemented its first Surface Mount Technology production line at Rompa CN in order to become an entirely in-house supplier of end products with design, plastics, electronics, assembly, packaging and delivery.
2018 Foundation of a new Rompa factory: Rompa DE in Leipheim, Germany.
2019 Rompa Group acquires ITB Group, a Dutch plastics specialist with branches in the Netherlands, the Czech Republic and Mexico.

Rompa delivered the official football for the freedom games in the Olympic stadium in Amsterdam in 1946

After all those years, we can rightfully say:
“Rompa Group is the ultimate plastics experts in the Netherlands and far beyond. We do not stand still. Our knowledge, skills and inquisitive mentality brought us where we are today and they will take us much further in the future. Allowing us to continue to provide our national and international principals with (client) specific solutions.”