In 1966 KOTI was founded in Weert by John van Kouwen and his wife Sonja van Kouwen-Christiaens.
In honor of the birth of their daughter Nathalie van Kouwen, KOTI-NABO is founded by John and Sonja in Belgium.
KOTI was one of the first brush manufacturers to be ISO certified in 1993.
The machine park has been greatly expanded through innovation and development and the factory is being moved to larger premises on the Celsiusstraat in Weert.
The French production company Tribollet has been part of the KOTI Group since 2003.
Dawson, founded in 1868, is a manufacturer that has been part of the KOTI Group since 2005.
In 2007, the KOTI Group further expands to include Kobra, a production facility in Austria founded in 1888.
KULLEN-KOTI GmbH, founded in 1913, is celebrating its 100th anniversary.
Nordhs Borstfabrik AB, a family business with an impressive history, has been part of the KOTI Group since March 26, 2020.
KOTI wishes to continue the strong growth of recent years worldwide. To achieve this, the group is investing in the further expansion of its international production, sales and marketing activities.
KOTI Industrieel en Technisch Borstelwerk is a family business founded in 1966 in Weert (Limburg, the Netherlands) by John van Kouwen and his wife Sonja van Kouwen-Christiaens. Together with Nathalie Huybreckx-van Kouwen (daughter) and her husband Michel Huybreckx, they form the management and KOTI has grown into a market leader in the field of brush technology.
With a history of more than 50 years of experience, KOTI has an enormous amount of knowledge, expertise and problem-solving capacity to develop and produce customer-specific brush solutions for the most diverse industries. In the future, KOTI wants to further expand its knowledge