In 1990 we, René van Geer (TU Delft) and Marianne van Sasse van IJsselt (Charles Montaigne fashion Academy), established the design agency, Design Service International (DSI). Later, DSI was rechristened as SPIRID creation. For twenty years, we and our creative team have been instrumental in product innovations for such companies as Maxi-Cosi, KPN telecom, Sitecom and Quooker. While working on various products concerned with electronic payment for Postbank, ING and Rabobank, we became involved in the introduction of the Dutch debit cards, Chipper and Chipknip.
Consumers were not happy about the growing number of plastic cards that their wallets were not suited for. In 1997, this inspired us to develop the first card holder – the Bodycard. The Bodycard, just as our following products, was produced in the Netherlands.
In 2008 we chose to follow our big dream: a house brand and product line, developed from our own vision. We put all our knowledge and experience to work to design the ultimate card holder. In 2009, we launched the SECRID Cardprotector on the market, and this won us a Red Dot Design Award in 2010. In 2010, we started marketing our own line of leather wallets. In 2012, we won, with the Cardprotector, the Aluminium Award.
We are proud of the awards we are winning and our SECRID products are already being sold in 26 countries. Our dream has become reality and we continue to develop new products. Follow our most recent developments on Twitter andFacebook.