Founded in 1984 by Mr. L.F.Prinzen, Prinzen began with maintenance and service of egg handling equipment within the domestic market. Prinzen soon started to develop its own machines to satisfy a niche market of specialist hatching egg packers and simple transfer. During the next 20 years, the company grew to become a market challenging provider of successful egg handling and tray handling equipment. With customer consultation and efficient manufacturing, Prinzen offers perfect egg handling solutions for a wide variety of processes. To increase market share in a developing global market, Prinzen decided to join the Vencomatic Group in 1999.
The Vencomatic Group is a group of companies in the poultry sector, owned by the van de Ven family. Other companies in the Vencomatic Group are:
- Vencomatic; complete solutions in poultry equipment
- Agro Supply; specialist in manure handling, manure drying and climate improvement
- Vencosteel; customized sheet steel solutions
- Rondeel; an innovative housing concept for commercial layers