Norbert Koop strengthens Favorite Gifts management team
Dutch giant in promotional articles wants to accelerate growth in Europe
The board of directors of Favorite Gifts in the Dutch city Tiel has since the start of December been strengthened with Operations Director Norbert Koop. Norbert is responsible for the entire production, logistics and studio of subsidiaries Van Helden Promotional Gifts, Van Heijster Promotional Gifts, EuroGifts and wholesaler in promotional items Giving Europe. From his technical background, he will contribute to the growth ambitions of the family business.
Norbert brings a lot of knowledge and experience in the field of operational excellence and supply chain management, which he acquired in the graphic industry and metal industry. Koop: “Favorite Gifts is one of the largest suppliers of business gifts in Europe and wants to further increase its market share. The growth ambitions are large and the market is demanding in terms of quality and delivery time. It is a competitive market with competition from new corners. Yet we see many opportunities that we will take with both hands.”
General Director Joost van Helden: “The crisis is clearly behind us and we are experiencing strong growth at European level. Of course, we want to make and keep our new and loyal customers more than satisfied. This requires further streamlining of our logistics and production. With Norbert we get a lot of knowledge and experience in that area. We are very content with his arrival and wish him every success. ”