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 1995

Founded in İnegöl
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1996

Registered the trademark “Çilek|”.

Attended a fair for the first time.

Exported for the first time to Ukraine

 1997

Launched its website “www.cilek.com”.

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 1998

Opened its first outlet in Turkey in Bursa.

Aired its first national commercial.

 

 1999

    

All Çilek furniture were covered by the Çilek Warranty for 2 years.

Founded Çilek Academy.

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 cilek logo   2000

        Opened its new production plant in İnegöl

 2001

Opened its first overseas outlet in Malta.

Became the first brand in Turkey to be awarded the GS Certificate of Quality by

LGA in Germany for high safety and quality standards.

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2002

All Çilek furniture were covered by the Çilek Warranty for 5 years.  
 2003

Started to operate its production plant in İnegöl in two shifts.

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2004

Moved its head office to Istanbul.

 2005

Became the first furniture brand in Turkey to be awarded the status of “Superbrands” by Superbrands International.

Recognized as a “Well-Known Trademark” (Notable Brand) by Turkish Patent Institute

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2006

Prepared the Family Constitution.

 2007

 Became entitled to join the TURQUALITY Program on August 12, 2007 and thus became a pioneer

in the furniture industry in this respect.

Awarded the ISO 9001 Certificate of Quality.

Announced by the Istanbul Exporters’ Association to be the export champion for 2007 in the furniture industry.

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 cilek logo   2008

Granted the Turkey’s Most Admired Company Award.

Adopted the Toyota Lean Manufacturing Philosophy.

Commenced lean manufacturing, which means just-in-time manufacturing in smaller batches and in a broad array with zero error in its İnegöl production plant.

 2010

Awarded the ISO 14001 Certificate of Environmental Management System.

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 cilek logo   2012

Put the SAP ERP System into practice to manage all processes under a single roof.

Announced by the Istanbul Exporters’ Association to be the second most successful exporter for 2012 in the furniture industry.

 2013

Signed the United Nations Global Compact Communication on Progress.

Reached 444 outlets scattered over 66 countries in 5 continents.

Became the most successful company in the furniture industry in terms of after-sales service on Şikayetvar.com.

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2014

Published first UN Global Compact Report.

Launched wooden toy sales with Hape Germany.

Launched E-Commerce in Turkey.

Awarded as the ''Most Inovative Brand'' by InovaLig.

                                         

 

 

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