Marked as a very important milestone for Royal where a spec build for a dedicated solvent borne manufacturing plant was built in Westmead KwaZulu-Natal.
Royal was awarded ISO 9002-1994 accreditation on its quality management system.
Mr. David Buckingham retires after suffering a stroke. The family continue running the dream.
Eric Marzoppi and Heather Marzoppi (David’s Daughter) acquire Royal Adhesives Industries. New ISO 9001-2000 standard implemented and re-certification achieved.
To expand out of the KwaZulu-Natal province, Royal aquired the adhesive division of RT chemicals in turn establishing a distribution centre in Gauteng.
Royal begins manufacturing in Gauteng and expands its range with new products servicing the furniture and packaging industries and consumer products.
New ISO 9001-2008 standard implemented and re-certification achieved.
To support manufacturing requirements Royal Gauteng moves its plant to Germiston.
Royal relocates to new bigger premises in Westmead KwaZulu-Natal with major improvements made to provide for solvent borne systems.
Royal invests in a new bigger Water based plant in Alrode South Gauteng to cope with capacity and demand.
Royal invites new partner Ian Smith to provide support and expertise to the management team.
With more focus invested in new consumer products Royal had to find an image that supported both the Industrial and Consumer sectors. New refreshed look at the company’s image with changes made to Logo’s, Website, etc.