At the end of 2020 it was announced that KBC was selling the Boerentoren to Katoen Natie. Fernand Huts has the ambition to turn it into a culture tower, just like the Getty Museum in Los Angeles. On July 11, 2021, the notarized paperwork was signed and the transfer was formal.
Key rings for transfer of the Boerentoren
13 July 2021
Pin for the Flemish government
23 April 2021
At the beginning of 2021, we were contacted by the Chancellery and Foreign Affairs Department to make pins for the Flemish government. After submitting a number of differently finished prototypes, a trapezium-shaped plate was chosen with the logo of the Flemish government milled out.
Caleb Ewan wins trophy Scheldeprijs 2020
16 October 2020
As usual, the 108th edition of the Scheldeprijs got a powerful sprint at the finish. The teams of the top sprinters controlled the game almost perfectly. In that predicted sprint, it was Australian Caleb Ewan who took the victory.
Cufflinks have become popular again
09 July 2019
Cufflinks are a hot item again. Preferably personalized with initials, a logo or a selfmade drawing. The occasion may be a wedding, a retirement, a birthday, or ... for no reason at all. We keep blank silver cufflinks on stock which we can engrave with whatever you ask us.
Stickpin 'Hoge Gilderaad der Kempen'
19 September 2018
Stickpins made with logo of 'the Hoge Gilderaad der Kempen.'
Medal made for the Belgian championship clubpoker
18 July 2018
Van Ranst was asked to design a medal for the Belgian championship clubpoker festival "10 days of poker" in August.
Award for cycling race Scheldeprijs
02 March 2018
On Wednesday 4th april 2018, right between cycling races 'Ronde van Vlaanderen' and 'Paris-Roubaix', the oldest classic race of Flanders will be competed. The finish of this cycling race is in the centre of Schoten, the village where Van Ranst is located since 1936.
The silver cross of Johnny Hallyday
26 January 2018
Johnny Hallyday, the in France immensely popular rockstar passed away at the beginning of december 2017. The facts that he sold over 110 million albums and that one million people gathered in Paris in his honour illustrate his status as a rockstar.
New font name chains
24 July 2017
Our popular name chains are now available in a new font! Choose from our three colors: gold plated, rosé gold plated or silver! Contact us now for our prices!