MARK'S

HISTORY

1986
Mark's was founded as a design production company. Started design production services.
1995
First consumer products “Photo mailer” released. Started manufacturing and wholesale business.
1999
First Diary and Calendar collection released.
2002
Started retail business.
2004
Opened online store “Online Mark's”. (Jun.1) Started E-Commerce business.
2005
Opened Osaka office.(Mar.18)
2006
Mark's Inc. made Editions de Paris Inc. into its subsidiary. Started Publishing business.(Aug.4)
2007
Exhibited “paperworld” in Frankfurt. Germany.(Jan.)
Opened Fukuoka office.(Mar.1)
Exhibited “Maison & Objet” in Paris. France.(Sep.)
Started overseas marketing business.
2008
Established a local subsidiary “Mark's Europe s.a.r.l.” in Paris, France.(Jan.7)
Opened the European distribution center in suburbs in Paris, France.(Jan.18)
2009
Opened Fukuoka office.(Feb.20)
Assigned the distributor in Korea. “G.D. International”(Apr.1)
2010
“Les Secrets de Ladurée by MARK'S” Online Boutique opened.(Mar.1)
2011
Established a local subsidiary “MARK'S ASIA PACIFIC” at Hong Kong.(Jun.28th)
The "storage.it" and "Clip Calcurator" won The Good Design award 2011.(Oct.3)
Opened Nagoya office.(Dec.20)
2012
Assigned the distributor in Singapore. “Laine's Papeterie Pte Ltd”(Jan.1)
Opened Frankfurt office.(Mar.1)
Assigned the distributor in Brazil. “Be Paper”(May.1)
The Daily Planner "EDIT" series won The GRAND PRIX in "STATIONERY OF THE YEAR 2012.(Jul.4)
The Daily Planner "EDIT-Lite" won The Good Design award 2012.(Oct.1)
2013
Assigned the distributor in Thailand. “Paan and Prime Group”(Jan.1)