Studio 100 was founded in 1996 by Gert Verhulst and Hans Bourlon. The company has become a unique international company in family entertainment, with a very strong reputation. Studio 100 guarantees a wide range of quality productions in the field of family and child entertainment: television, movies, books, magazines, CD’s, merchandising, own broadcasting channels, digital platforms, shows and theater productions … everything is being developed in-house. The theme park division of Studio 100, runs six popular theme parks: four in Belgium (Plopsaland and Plopsaqua at De Panne, Plopsa Indoor Hasselt and Plopsa Coo), one in the Netherlands (Plopsa Indoor Coevorden) and one in Germany (Holiday Park). The expansion of multiple complementary activities around the various Studio 100 characters is one of the strengths of Studio 100.