1932 is the year in which the steel products factory Kurt Schmidt KG was founded by Kurt Schmidt in Solingen, the city of cutlery. In 1967, the founder's sons Frank, Hardy and Kurt Schmidt jr. joined the company.
The name JAGUAR became the brand name for hairdressing scissors a few years later. The name JAGUAR is synonymous with aesthetics and dynamism and stands out due to its international user-friendliness. In 1974, the brand also becomes the company name and the management passes to Hardy Schmidt, one of the three sons of the founder.