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Rise of The Originals

  • 1956
    Orion_1956_Founded
    1956
    Orion was founded.
  • 1958
    Orion_1958_Making of Soft Biscuits
    1958
    Began using automatic moulding machine for the making of soft biscuits.
  • 1965
    Orion_1965_Premi
um level products
    1965
    Started developing premium level products.
  • 1968
    Orion_1968_Automatic
Candy Packaging
    1968
    Switched to automatic candy packaging.
  • 1977
    Orion_1977_First ever automatic
biscuit packaging process
    1977
    Introduced South Korea’s first-ever automatic biscuit packaging process.
  • 1988
    Orion_1988_Launched Poca Chips
    1988
    Launched Poca Chips.
  • 1989
    Orion_1989_Orion Choco
Pie_ Jeong
    1989
    Mr. Tam Chul Kon was appointed as President and CEO.
    1989
    Launched ‘Jeong’ Choco Pie advertisement series.
  • 1995
    Orion_1995_China
    1995
    Established ORION Food, a local subsidiary in China.
  • 2001
    Orion Group_2001
    2001
    Established ORION Group.
  • 2003
    Orion
Corporation_2003
    2003
    The company’s name was changed to Orion Corporation.
  • 2006
    Orion_2006_Vietnam and Russia
    2006
    Built manufacturing facilities in My Phuoc, Vietnam, and Tver, Russia.
  • 2008
    Orion_2008_Dr. You and
Market O
    2008
    Launched Dr. You and Market O.
  • 2013
    Orion_2013_China Sales
    2013
    Annual sales in China exceeded USD 913.2 million.
  • 2015
    Orion_2015_Vietnam
Sales
    2015
    Cumulative sales in Vietnam exceeded USD 883.8 million.
  • 2016
    Orion_2016_Operating
Profit
    2016
    Annual sales in Vietnam exceeded USD 172.3 million.
    Operating profit
    2016
    Operating profit exceeded USD 258.5 million.
  • 2018
    Orion_2018_Market O
Nature
    2018
    Launched ‘Market O NATURE’.
  • 2020
    Orion_2020_Entry into
India
    2020
    Entry into India.
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