Dominate the global market in beverage packaging.
- Established the Second Phase of the Hon Chuan Free Trade Plant at Port of Taichung Free Trade Zone to build a cold chain warehousing logistic center.
- Set up Chuzhou 2nd plant in Anhui, China, to invest beverage packaging production line.
- Set up the 2nd aseptic beverage filling production line at the Zhangzhou plant in Fujian, China.
- Established Hon Chuan Enterprise Packing (Quzhou) Co., Ltd. in Zhejiang, China, to invest beverage packaging production line.
- Set up Hon Chuan Office in Japan.
- Established Hon Chuan Free Trade Plant at Port of Taichung Free Trade Zone to invest preform production line for export market.
- Set up the 4th aseptic beverage filling production line at the 3rd aseptic beverage filling plant.
- Set up the 2nd aseptic beverage filling production line at the Indonesia Surabaya Aseptic Filling Plant.
- Established a In-house aseptic beverage filling production line with Sosro Company in Indonesia.
- Established a In-house seasoning packaging production line with the biggest seasoning company in China at its Guangdong Foshan Plant.
- Received “Harvard Business Review’s top 100 best-performing CEOs”
- Established In-house blowing bottle plant to cooperate with Vietnam Masan in Vietnam.
- Established Hon Chuan (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. in Cambodia to invest preform production line.
- Awarded for “Innovative Packaging Design – Gold and Bronze Medal Award”, respectively, in annual innovative products assessment from Taiwan Association for Food Science and Technology.
- The president, Mr. Tsao, Hsih-Chung, received an Award of Special Contribution in Food Industry from Taiwan Association for Food Science and Technology.
- Established In-house blowing bottle plant to cooperate with Tensai Company in Thailand.
- Established Honhua Holdings Co., Ltd. in Myanmar to invest bottle water production line.
- Established Hon Chuan Enterprise Packing (Luohe) Co., Ltd. in Henan, China to invest bottle water production line.
- Established In-house blowing bottle plant to cooperate with KH Company in Myanmar.
- Invested Hon Shi (Samoa) Holding to manufacture and sell beverage packaging material in Mozembique and develop Africa market.
- Built up automated warehouse at Taichung headquarters and Taichung 2nd Aseptic beverage filling Plant.
- Established In-house blowing bottle plant to cooperate with Foodstar Company in Thailand.
- Set up aseptic filling beverage (In House) plant in Xiantao, Hubei, China.
- Set up Aseptic filling plant in Surabaya in Indonesia.
- Started a joint venture, Honly plant, with the local beverage producer in Cambodia.
- Awarded of “Occupational safety Investment” in Traditional Industries by Ministry of Labor, R.O.C.
- Received recognition from the Industrial Development Bureau.
- Awarded SGS ISO-9001 certificate for International Quality of Assurance System and Quality of Sustainability Award.
- Set up the 3nd aseptic filling beverage plant in Taichung.
- Set up Chuzhou (In House) plant in Anhui, China.
- Set up Hon Chuan Myanmar plant.
- Built aseptic filling beverage plant in Zhangzhou, China.
- Set up In-house plastic cap production line at Jing Mai Liang Company in China.
- Built Malaysia plant to produce plastic cap and preform for supplying local market; also, established In-house blowing bottle plant to cooperate with Cocoland Company in Malaysia.
- Received a certificate of international OHSAS 18001 & TOSHMS and Occupational safety and health management by Council of Labor Affairs in Taiwan.
- Set up the 2nd aseptic beverage filling plant in Taichung Export Processing Zone, to offer filling OEM service.
- The president, Mr. Tsao, Hsih-Chung, received an Award of “Entrepreneurship Model and Excellent Achievement”.
- Received an Award of “Excellent Social Responsibility Award” for Outstanding Coca-Cola Supplier among Greater China.
- Established HeySong Chungli (In-house) Plant and Kuang Chuan Jiayi (In-house) Plant.
- Established Hon Chuan Indonesia Futami (In house) Plant.
- Established Xian Coca Cola (In house) plant to provide preforms and water OEM service.
- Established Kunming (In house) plant and Lanzhou (In house) plant for Pepsi China.
- Won the 20th National Quality Award as recognition for Hon Chuan’s high product quality and excellent operational management.
- Set up Qingxin Hon Chuan at Guangdon, China to provide caps, preforms and beverage OEM service.
- Built Tainan plant to provide beverage OEM service for Coke Cola.
- Set up PET blowing production lines at Coke Cola, Taoyuan plant (In House) and Chen Kou Wei, Long Cyuan plant (In House).
- Established “Hon Chuan (Vietnam) Ltd.” through “Hon Chuan (Asia) Holdings Co., Ltd.,” to produce beverage packaging.
- Set up 4 mineral water production lines in Suzhou Hongxing, Changsha Hon Chuan, Jinan Hon Chuan and Taiyuan Hon Chuan.
- Established Taichung 1st Aseptic Filling Plant at Chungkang Export Processing Zone for aseptic co-packing business.
- Set up Ningbo Hon Chuan to manufacture battery casing and accurate electronic parts.
- Set up In-house Bottling Lines at Uni-President, Yang Mei Plant and Uni-President, Rui Fang Plant.
- Incorporated “Hon Chuan (Asia) Holdings Co., Ltd.,” which invested Hon Chuan (Thailand) plant, Hon Chuan FD plant, Hon Chuan (Indonesia) plant to explore South-east Asia Market.
- Established headquarters in Taiwan, China and South-east Asia.
- Established “Hon Chuan (China) Holdings Co., Ltd.” under which subsidiaries in Suzhou, Changsha, Taiyuan and Jinan were set up to tap into Great China market.
- Acquired the shares of Suzhou Hon Chuan to develop Great China market.
- Received a certificate of SGS ISO 9001:2000 International Quality Assurance System.
- Shares were public listed on Taiwan Stock Exchange on March 2.
- Set up an Anti-static film equipment to produce Anti-static film, which was certified by a domestic company TFT-LCD.
- Awarded of “Outstanding Industry” by National Industry Award.
- Expanded the plants, and invested in producing heat-tolerance crystallized PET bottle to combine with the Company’s caps and labels, and offer the customers a one-stop packaging shopping service.
- The Company’s IPO was approved by Taiwan Stock Exchange and Ministry of Finance, R.O.C.
- Renamed as “Taiwan Hon Chuan Enterprise Co., Ltd.” to strive for international business.
- Set up an electronic component packaging plant, to produce battery casing and accurate electronic parts.
- The quality of plastic cap was certified and recognized by International Coca Cola company, and THC became the unique supplier in Taiwan which won this award.
- Received a certificate of ISO 9002 International Quality Assurance System.
- Won a series of awards including “Outstanding Management”,” Product Development”,” Exportation” and “Industry Automation” from R.O.C Packaging Association.
- The quality of plastic cap was certified and recognized by International Pepsi Cola company, and THC was delegated to produce and supply its bottle plants.
- Imported the manufacturing technology and equipment of multi-layer hot shrinkable film from Europe; concurrently, imported aboard the advanced technology and production facility of plastic cap.
- Invested in Pull ring cap equipment, for the use of 100% Juice and functional drinks.
- Started to produce Aluminum cap specifically for deluxe wine by importing automatic long-neck wine cap production equipment from Europe.
- Acquired Taichung 2nd Plant. Started to develop Pull ring cap, Long-neck aluminum cap, Plastic cap, Printing equipment and purchased a set of equipment to produce security bottom metal lug cap.
- Renamed as Hon Chuan Metal Development Co., Ltd. By introducing High-speed Aluminum Cap Machine from Italy and Gravure Machine from UK, Hon Chuan became the largest closure manufacturer in Taiwan.
- Awarded of “Golden Dragon Award in National Precise Machinery”.
- Added Metal Lug Cap with Safety Button into product line by introducing UK advanced equipment and technology.
- Tsao, Hsih-Chung, CEO, was awarded for 13th Model of Entrepreneurs Prize.
- Moved into Taichung Industrial Park to further expand production.
- Acquired land and factory in Taichung Industrial Park.
- Became a certified supplier of Aluminum caps and Labels in Taiwan for Coca Cola, Pepsi Cola, 7-up and other international beverage companies.
- Expanded product lines to include Aluminum closures, Colored shrinkable labels.
- Moved to Shiou Shuei, Changhua County due to continued expansion, and was renamed as Hon Chuan Enterprise Co., Ltd.
- “Hon Chuan Industrial Limited Company“ with capital of NTD$ 600,000 was established in Changhua City.