Royal VKB is the latest brand of the Dutch company, Koninklijke Van Kempen & Begeer. Founded in 1789, Koninklijke Van Kempen & Begeer has made history with durable stainless steel products and timeless silverware. Product development has always concentrated on solutions for modern man and his times.
Royal VKB has developed extraordinary and functional products in cooperation with outstanding Dutch designers. Royal VKB approaches the modern international consumer with an open mind for smart products. So the trick is in the thinking: "Thoughts for Food".
Royal VKB has grown expansively since its launch in 2005. Their products are available in numerous countries throughout the world and have won many prestigious international design awards.
Franke Elshout is a product and food designer. She graduated from the Design Academy in Eindhoven (NL) in 2005. In 2003 she started her own catering company together with Maarten Lockefeer. From 2006 she is also a teacher at the HAS Food Design Academy in Den Bosch (NL).