COMPANY HISTORY Hankook Cosmetics Co., Ltd. and its 50 years of history
1960s 1961 Established Hankook Cosmetics Industrial Co., Ltd. 1962 Incorporated Hankook Cosmetics Industrial Co., Ltd. and constructed the headquarter and plant in Gunja-dong, Seongdong-gu, Seoul 1970s 1977 Completed the construction of the office of Bucheon Comprehensive Plant 1978 Listed on the Korea Stock Exchange
1980s 1980-1981 Began International Technical Cooperation (L’Oreal and Lancôme) 1984-1986 1983~1985 Received an award for ‘Korea’s Best Managed Company’ (from the Korea Management Association) 1986 Moved the main office to Seorin Building at 88, Seorin-dong, Jongno-gu. Seoul 1990s 1993 Established a partnership with intercos 1999 Acquired GGMP Certification
2000s 2006 Completed the move of Hankook Cosmetics Co., Ltd. to the Eumseong Comprehensive Plant and began operations; received the Grand Prize in the category of 100 excellent patented products (from the Minister of Commerce, Industry and Energy) 2009 Eumseong Plant received ‘CGMP’ audit certification for follow-up management 2010s 2010 Establihed The Saem International Co. The existing company was divided into Hankook Cosmetics anufacturing Co., Ltd. (Existing corporation) and Hankook Cosmetics Co., Ltd. (New corporation) 2014 Acquired ISO 22716 Certification, an international standard for the good manufacturing practices (GMP) for cosmetics 2016 Moved and newly built C&I Research Lab in Seoul
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