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our story

Over 20 years we are in Vietnam. Inside saigon producing home furniture fashion at it’s best.

Wood you like to make to make the future with us ?

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1999

The big unknown

  • When Frank Winkelman started to source for furniture in Vietnam in 1999, as owner and CEO of the Dutch company “de Winckelaer”, he came to a brand new, but undeveloped furniture world. “de Winckelaer” started developing and buying furniture in Vietnam with Anh Ty and was one of the first larger retailers in Europe to become very successful by importing Vietnamese furniture ranges into Holland
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2010

The merger in Holland

  • Attracted by the success in Vietnam, in 2010 “de Winckelaer” merged with another Dutch company “de Bommel Furniture” www.debommel.com Frank stayed CEO of this new retail group and his responsibility was to develop new collections with Ty and buy larger volume of the furniture indoor productions in Vietnam for the retail group “de Bommel Furniture”
2010

Wilsons Hill Cty

  • In 2010 Frank set up Wilsons Hill Cty as a buying office for “de Bommel Furniture” in Vietnam.The initial buying office Wilsons Hill turned into a reliable trading company in 2012, for many international customers from Australia, USA, Europe and South Africa
2017

Inside saigon

  • Frank sold his shares that he held of “de Bommel Furniture” in The Netherlands to his partners in order to give his 100% focus at the production of indoor furniture in Vietnam. Now we are developing and producing furniture ranges for customers mainly in Middle East, Australia, USA, Europe and South Africa. Ms. Út and Steve are the driving forces on the factory floors. By renewing every day with a Western mind-set, we always try to stay ahead of the game
2018

Wilsons Hill Vietnam JSC the factory

  • With the support of inside saigon, Wilsons Hill opened a factory in Binh Duong.
  • The team of inside saigon are involved to do QC check and developments. Inside saigon and Wilsons Hill Vietnam JSC are 2 different companies.
  • Working together, but the companies are 2 separate itentities and have 2 different owners.
  • The name Wil-sons-Hill was born out of respect for the family: Franks father is called “Wil” – “the sons stands for Frank” – his mother is called “Heuvel” which means “Hill” in Dutch.
  • Until this day the family brand name Wilsons Hill is owned by Frank and world wide protected ®
  • If you are an importer from Europe, we can always visit you at any time when Frits or Frank are in Europe. Please call of WhatsApp +31610640414 or +84 91 95 99 517. To get more info on email: office@insidesaigon.com
2030

Future

  • We invite you today, to make the antique furniture of the future  with us