– Smartwares Group over the years –
In 1977 it all started. In this year the entrepreneur Rob Philippart founded Tristar Group which was a part of Smartwares. Princess Household Appliances B.V. was founded by Aad Ouborg in 1994.
With the brands Tristar, Princess, Nova, Petra, AudioSonic, Topcom, FireFriend, Campart, XQ-Lite, Smartwares and HomeWizard the household and consumer electronics markets are well served.
Since 2016 all brands are merged together under one roof at the headquarter in Tilburg. Now they all operate under the Smartwares Group roof.
Acquisition in this year of HomeWizard B.V.