The activity of the company TBP started within of the Trade Company Klemos, which organized production of small metal products and metal fancy goods.

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1971 Through foreign capital investments in the form of equipment and technology of the German company Vebe-Küster a production plant of wire mechanisms called Bowden cables was organized. New technologies and knowledge were adopted and development into a respectable company for independent production and marketing of Bowden cables for European car industry began.

1974 In organization way the production plant Bowden cables was transformed into TOZD Klemos wire mechanisms in the frame of the company IMI Klemos Lenart.

1983 The company organized production of plastics to manufacture packing foils for pharmaceutical and food industry.

1990 TOZD Klemos and TOZD Plastika were transformed into a uniform company Küster - Factory of Bowden cables and plastic products p.o. Lenart1992 - The company changed its name into company of Bowden cables and plastic products Lenart.

1994 TBP d.d. began with production of car seat covers in new production unit in Lenart.

1994 Proprietorial reforming started.

1995 The company was converted into a joint stock company TBP, Joint-stock company.

1995 Acquirement of the certificate ISO 9002.

1996 Production of car seat covers was separated from TBP, Joint-stock company and an independent company Prevent Halog, Avtokonfekcija, Ltd was established.

1997 Acquirement of the certificate VDA 6.1.

2000 Acquirement of the certificate ISO 9001.

2001 Acquirement of the certificate ISO/TS 16949.

2003 Acquirement of the certificate ISO 14001.


Construction of a new production hall and offices in size of 4.000 m2.


2004 The first two automated lines for tube remodeling began to operate.

2007 Construction of a new production and warehouse hall in size of 2.653 m2.

2008 Establishment of the firm TBP S. A. DE C. V. in Santiago de Queretaro, Mexico.

2009 Mandate of new Management and Supervisory Board starts.

2009 Design of new corporate identity and mascot of TBP.

2010 Construction of new car park for employees (300 parking spaces).

2011 Construction of new business and production facility measuring 2.500 m2 starts.

2012 Company headquarters move from Kidričeva 14 to Gradiška 3.

2013 Purchase of property at Kraigherjeva 21 and Decision on replacement of information system.

2014 Introduction of the SAP information system.

2015 Localization of Bowden cable production for Audi Q5 in Mexic;

2015 Activation of subsidiary TBP S.A. de C.V. in Tlaxcala Mexico;

2016 Localization of bowden production in Mexico;

2017 Obtaining the IATF 16949 Certificate in TBP S.A. de C.V.


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