Boon Edam Celebrates New HQ Building with Visit from King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands

Royal Visit Marks Impressive 150-Year Milestone for Global Leader

Boon Edam welcomed His Majesty, King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, for the inauguration of the new Royal Boon Edam International B.V. Building in the Dutch city of Edam.

The King’s visit included the inaugural ceremony as well as a full tour of the facility and a reception at the family-owned company’s new Experience Centre.

“As Boon Edam celebrates its 150th anniversary, we continue to evolve and adapt to changing work environments with investments in technology,” said Niels Huber, Owner and Chairman, Royal Boon Edam.

“Our newly renovated headquarters in Edam is a testament to our future endeavors and a reinforcement of the company’s commitment to innovation and sustainability over the next 150 years and beyond.”

The official opening day was filled with excitement as Boon Edam’s employees, VIP guests, and attendees participated in activities including cake-cutting ceremonies, team-building sessions, traditional Dutch games and pop-up food trucks.

King Willem-Alexander

King Willem-Alexander was present for the inaugural ceremony, after which His Majesty toured the premises with Niels Huber, Chairman and third-generation owner of Royal Boon Edam. The tour covered numerous aspects of Boon Edam’s production process, including assembly, cutting, rolling, servicing, installation, innovations, and sustainability.

The King talked to employees at each point, learning firsthand about the company’s innovative technologies and sustainable practices. Following the tour, the King engaged with employees and selected guests at the Experience Centre.

“We were honored to host the King’s visit to celebrate the opening of our new headquarters,” said Mr. Huber.

“Boon Edam takes great pride in being a ‘Royal’ company, a distinction signifying the respect and trust given to us by Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands in 2003. The honor is testament to our strong community ties and firm dedication to our employees’ welfare. This event reiterates our commitment to upholding these values, fostering a legacy built on trust and appreciation.”

The King’s presence elevated the spirits of everyone present on the day, as Boon Edam, known for its 150 years of excellence, proudly showcased its commitment to innovation, sustainability, and continued success.

Royal Boon Edam is a privately held Dutch family-owned business that has continued to evolve over the company’s 150-year history to become a world leader in security and architectural entrance solutions. As they continue to pioneer new and innovative technologies and products, Their company remains committed to making people feel welcome and secure through quality engineered solutions manufactured to the highest standards for performance, reliability and durability.

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