In 1975 the company was founded by Friedrich Kenter. Kenter has been the general importer of Comac since 1979. Even back then, the machines were known for their exceptional durability and outstanding cleaning properties.
In 1997 the son of the company founder, Rainer Kenter, laid the foundation for the supra-regional structure and founded the PrimePartner network.
The generation change succeeded in 1998, the market shares are growing steadily. In 1999, an intensive cooperation with Ecolab was agreed. Kenter takes over the operational handling of the machine business and the nationwide service.
In 2008 Kenter / PrimePartner took over the large machine business of igefa. To secure the long-term cooperation, igefa has taken over minority shares in Kenter GmbH. A large number of synergy effects with igefa help the customer to save process costs and to guarantee a holistic supply solution.