The family firm of van der Glas B.V. was founded in 1921 by Willem Klazes van der Glas, the grandfather of the present proprietor Wim van der Glas. Since 2003 a new company has been established for the Majestic division called "Majestic Holland b.v.". The company is situated in a large new factory in Nijehaske, near Heerenveen, in the Netherlands and is owned by one of the largest musical instrument companies in the world. This great combination ensures the expansion of manufacturing and sales of Majestic products all over the world.