Artur Küpper establishes a company in Velbert for the production of special ball bearings.
A new product range is introduced: Idlers and conveyor belt rollers
Rolf Küpper, the son of the company’s founder, takes over the management of the company.
An additional production site is built in Bottrop; production halls are enlarged several times.
Aufbau einer Produktionsstätte für Wälzlager in Tschechien
Cooperation agreement with an Asian producer of ball bearings; first time certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001
Establishment of a European network with international producers of ball bearings and agencies abroad.
Enlargement of production facilities (by approx. 1,000 square metres) and the administrative wing.
The business is transfered to the 3rd Generation. Rolf Kuepper retires. Susan Kuepper is the new Managing Partner.
A fully automated assembly plant is commissioned
The beginning of several international representations are opened.
Next warehouse expansion in Bottrop