December – Arapaha brand concept, look & feel is developed in cooperation with Kindly Made and GoodDay.
October – Arapaha concept receives a GIST grant from Interreg Vlaanderen-Nederland on the recycling of PLA based composites.
August – Arapaha BV is founded by Ekkehart BV & Kiduara BV with the focus on combining designing with advanced bio-based materials with circularity and molecular recycling.
March – Ekkehart receives the grant from the EU’s Worth Project Program for the design of a fully recyclable desk lamp.
January – Kiduara BV is founded by Josse Kunst with focus on circularity and molecular recycling.
June – Ekkehart BV is founded by Jörn Behage with focus on designing with advanced bio-based materials.
May – Ekkehart BV is invited into Brightlands Innovation Factory, Incubation program for start ups.