1914-1949A self-employed eighteen-year old? This is still rather unusual even in today’s world. Back in 1914, when Selma Schmidt set up her own business, it was almost unheard of. See more
1950-1969When he returned home in 1949, Waldemar Kämper had seen six years of war and two years as a prisoner. Thanks to his mother’s skill, he was able to take over the company and continue to manage it. See more
1970-1991In 1970 Rainer Kämper takes over the company. He fundamentally changes the company’s strategy - and manages rapid corporate growth.