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1981

SM Summit Holdings Ltd ("Summit") was incorporated in Singapore to provide audio cassette tape duplication service.

1988

Summit expanded to Malaysia and a manufacturing plant was set up in Malaysia ("Summit Malaysia")

1991

Summit Singapore diversified into CD manufacturing. Customer base grew to include major record companies like BMG, EMI, Polygram, Ponycanyon, Sony and Warner.

1992

Summit Malaysia was granted pioneer status for five years by the Malaysian authorities.

1994

Summit Singapore became the first CD manufacturer in Singapore to install a 6-colour offset printing machine. Additional replication lines were also added and installed to meet increasing orders.

1995

Summit was successfully listed on the 2nd Board of the Singapore Stock Exchange. Summit and its Singapore subsidiaries moved into their own factory building at 45 Ubi Road 1.

Summit expanded into Australia and a CD manufacturing plant was set up in Sydney, Australia

1998

Summit's listing was upgraded to the Mainboard of the Stock Exchange of Singapore. Summit Singapore successfully attained ISO 9002 Certification for achieving International Quality Standards.

1999

Summit Singapore expanded into DVD and CDR manufacturing and also started to offer and provide warehousing and distribution services to customers.

Summit was awarded Pioneer Status by the Economic Development Board (EDB) of Singapore for the production of CDRs and DVDs.

Summit Australia expanded to provide paper printing and packaging.

Summit Malaysia was listed on the Malaysia Stock Exchange.

2000

Summit was awarded Overseas Enterprise Incentive status by the EDB for expanding and venturing overseas.

2001

Wow Vision Pte Ltd ("WOW) was incorporated to focus on R&D in wireless technology.

2002

Summit Singapore became the first South East Asian plant to be certified by CDSA under its Anti-Piracy Compliance Program (APCP).

Summit Australia became an Authorised Disc Manufacturer (CD Rom) for Microsoft.

FairVision Pte Ltd, a subsidiary and joint-venture company with FairPrice, one of the largest retail chain in Singapore, was established to install wireless, real-time point-of-purchase displays for retail advertisements in Singapore.

2003

Summit Australia expanded into DVD and was awarded the ISO 9001 certification, and became an Authorised Disc Manufacturer (DVD) for Microsoft.

Summit Singapore set up a representative office in Tokyo, Japan through IE Singapore to penetrate into Japan market.

2004

Summit Singapore increased DVD production capacity.

Summit expanded into Indonesia, acquiring a CD manufacturing plant, which was managed by Summit since 2002.

Summit Indonesia was certified by the CDSA under the Anti-Piracy Compliance Program.

2005

Summit Australia expanded and acquired an Australian CD plant and relocated its existing plant in Waterloo to Silverwaters, Australia. Appointed Exclusive Manufacturer for Warner Music and EMI Music in Australia. Summit Australia was certified by CDSA under the APCP.

Summit divested its investment in Summit Malaysia to add value to shareholders.

Summit expanded into China market by acquiring a 49% stake in a local manufacturing plant in Shanghai.

2006

Summit China relocated its plant to Shanghai Songjiang and expanded its production capacities.

2007

Summit Singapore received ISO 14001 certification.

Summit Singapore acquired production facilities from Scorpio East, one of the largest distributor and licensee for video products. Exclusive long-term manufacturing contract was signed.

2008

Summit Singapore was the first in the Industry to be successfully certified under the CDSA's Anti-Piracy and Compliance Program in the areas of content protection and security.

Summit Indonesia expanded CD & DVD capacities and shifted its operations into a larger factory in an Industrial Park in Jakarta. Summit Indonesia received ISO 14001 certification.

2009

A new associate company, Typhoon Creations was incorporated in Singapore for the distribution of products related to popular animated movies and characters in South East Asia.

Summit went into a joint venture to provide warehousing and distribution in Singapore.

2010

Summit entered into term sheets to acquire 100% interest in Centurion Dormitory (Westlite) Pte Ltd ("Westlite") and 45% interest in Lian Beng Centurion (Mandai) Pte Ltd ("JVCo")

   
 
 
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