Smartwares Group over the years
In 1977 it all started. In this year the entrepreneur Rob Philippart founded Tristar Group which currently is merged into the Smartwares Group. Princess Household Appliances B.V. was founded by Aad Ouborg in 1994 and was integrated in the Tristar Group in 2013.
With the brands Tristar, Princess, Smartwares, Topcom, Campart, Byron and HomeWizard the household and consumer electronics markets are well served.
Since 2016 all brands are merged together under one roof at the headquarters in Tilburg, the Netherlands. Now all operate under the Smartwares Group roof.