The beginningVDHPhoto-Import was founded in Belgium in 1991 by Katrien Vanderhaegen as a daughter companyof Vanderhaegen Bvba (founded in 1971).At that time Katrien was still studying at Solvay's Business school (University of Brussels (U.L.B.)).Katrien graduated in 1993 and decided to continue importing photographic equipment.Her Department rapidly expanded and Katrien worked hard to give her company an image of reliability.The clientfriendly atmosphere of VDHPhoto-Import helped her to enforce an already excellentrelationship with her customers. The product lines she distributes are constantly growing and so does her business.She is today the exclusive distributor for High-end products from the US, Europe and Asia.Ready for New CenturySeptember 1998. A new, independant, company is founded by Katrien enabling her to mergeher department with the company called "Belgian Minilab Supplies. The new company is called VDH Photo-Supplies. On top of the already succesfull lines this companynow distributes products such as Tokina lenses, NOVA darkroom equipment etc...VDH Photo Supplies is now one of the major Photo distributors in Belgium Some dates1991 : LUMIQUEST The first product of the company.1992 : DOMKE photo bags and KINETRONICS Dark Room Film Antistatic machines.1993 : QUANTUM Flash Batteries and SAUNDERS Easels.1994 : PHOTOFLEX Light accessories.1996 : OMNI-BOUNCE (Sto-Fen) Flash accessories - OMAGA Mini Lab Supplies - PHOTOCARD TECHNO-TAPE Mini Lab Supplies.1998 : Move to new offices Founding ofVDH Photo SuppliesTOKINA, KENKO, NOVADUNCO, LPL1999 : TAMRAC, SPECTRA-JET, SPOTPEN 2001 : TETENAL Color & B/W Products 2004 :JOBO Darkroom & Digital Products2006 :OPTECHStraps & Pouches2007 : NISSIN - KENKO2008 : GARY FONG- BILORA2009 : WALTHER Albums & Frames2010 : CULLMANN - LIGHTCRAFT Workshop2011 : JUPIO - PIXEL2012 : APUTURE - MY CLOCKVDHPhoto Supplies will continuously consolidate it's position on the Belgian market as a dependable dialogue partner for the Pro and the Amateur alike. Many professionals seek daily advice and/orsolutions for their day-to-day photo problems.An experienced staff and Walter Vanderhaegen, one of the country's leading photographer are ableto provides them the answers to most of their questions.This strengthens even more the company's position which is now that of a partner to thephotographers, and not just a plain sales oriented businessKatrien Vanderhaegen's management capabilities is ensuring the company's continuousannual growth.VDH Photo Supplies has representatives for each linguistic region an is proud to havea growing number of Dealers which are covering the totality of the territory.