History: trace of origins 

1908

Start of Rigida, France

 

1923

Start of Van Schothorst, The Netherlands

 

1955

Opening of new factory in Boxmeer,

The Netherlands

 

1989

Van Schothorst purchases Rigida, the new group is called Rigida Group

 

1990

Opening of a factory in Malaysia

1992

Introduction of the famous DP18 rim

 

1997

Rigida Group acquires Alesa, Belgium

 

1997

Rigida Group acquires Weinmann, China

 

1998

First rims with the CSS coating

 

2003

Introduction of the Andra range

2008

Creation of Ryde Hungary

 

2013

Introduction of a new high end range,

the Trace and the Edge series

 

2016

Extension of the Andra series

 

2017

Improving the design and extending the range of the Trace and Edge series to make them stronger and even more reliable