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Milestones

 

  • Founding in Vienna

    Founding in Vienna—Franz Just opens a small business and starts as a stamp manufacturer
  • Production of plastic date stamps with the Trodat label

    Marketing to other stamp manufacturers in Austria and initial exports to Germany and Switzerland
  • Relocation from Vienna to Wels

    Basis for enhanced production and increased export activity, primarily in Europe
  • Trodat as product brand

    The Trodat product brand is registered (Trodat becomes the company's name in 1968)
  • Introduction of first Printy generation

    First self-inking stamp made of plastic! Revolutionizes the stamp industry and makes the self-inking stamp a best-seller
  • Introduction of second Printy generation

    Further design and function development of the Original seamlessly continues the Printy 1's success story
  • Introduction of the Professional

    Sets new standards for application/product features and design for stamps in the office
  • Foundation of the Trotec Laser business area

    Laser technology revolutionizes text plate production and is disseminated through Trodat's international marketing network. At the same time, the first step in 'one-stop supplier' direction for the stamp manufacturer is taken.
  • Start of the Internet shop for stamps project

    (today, uTypia Software Solutions) First shop solutions go online in the USA in mid 2000 and in Europe in late 2002.
  • 100 million Printys sold worldwide

  • Introduction of third Printy generation

    New production methods enable the use of new materials for the first time. These set standards in ergonomics, haptics, and design.
  • Multi Color Impression

    Trodat and Trotec develop a solution for the professional production of multicoloured stamps: patented and unique worldwide.
  • 200 million Printys sold worldwide

  • The Mobile Printy's introduction

    Pocket stamp with single-handed operation immediately becomes a best-seller in the first year (one million units sold worldwide).
  • Introduction of Original Printy 4.0

    Trodat's long-standing commitment to the environment achieved a new dimension with the introduction of the new Printy generation: Trodat's main product is now climate-neutral. As standard.
  • Introduction of new Ideal Seal

    Awarded twice as product of the year (ISAP 2015 & PBS 2016), the new Trodat Ideal Seal convinces not only with its wide range of applications and the modern design, but above all with effortless embossing and perfect impression quality.
  • The new Trodat Professional 4.0

    Stronger. Cleaner. Faster. The Trodat Professional 4.0 convinces with its unique brushed stainless steel construction, an easy & clean ink cartridge replacement and faster & preciser date setting and alignment.