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1992 IMA-PRESS-PRING founded in Dubna (Moscow Region)

1993 FORT printing house founded in Novosibirsk

1997 IPK PRINT AVTO founded in Berdsk (Novosibirsk Region)

1997 EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development) bought FORT’s shares, the printing house got a boost in its development thanks to EBRD’s investments.

2002 FORT printing house became the first local printing house to get ISO-9001 certification

2005 IMA-PRESS-PRINT brought KBA Rapida 104-5-L printing machine into operation, the printing house started specializing in carton-packaging

2005 New printing machine Heidelberg Speedmaster CD 102-5-L put into operation at FORT, The printing house started specializing in carton-packaging

2007 Thanks to MONOMAH Asset Management Company’s investment, FORT and IPK PRINT AVTO merged and became united HARMENS printing house.

2009 HARMENS printing house finalized transition of all their activities to a new contemporary market of carton-packaging

2010 HARMENS printing house became a leader on the market of carton-packaging on the East of Russia, a project of expansion onto other markets was launched

2012 IMA-PRESS-PRINT put into operation a new printing machine KBA Rapida 105-5-L, the company strengthened its position on the market of packaging

2014 HARMENS GROUP founded to consolidate assets on the Russian market of packaging

2014 HARMENS printing house became the first printing house to undergo HACCP certification

2015 HARMENS GROUP bought IMA-PRESS-PRINT consolidating 100% of its capital

2015 HARMENS started stock promotion of additional shares in order to raise capital for further expansion of the business

2015 IMA-PRESS-PRINT concluded the project of real-estate property acquisition to allocate their manufacturing plants

2015 HARMENS GROUP centralized IMA-PRESS-PRINT and HARMENS printing houses establishing a unified center for making strategic decisions

2016 A new high-productive multipurpose fold-gluing machine BOBST VISIONFOLD is purchased in Dubna’s typography. HARMENS typography is the first company behind the Urals to have been certified according to FSSC 22000 – the international scheme of food safety management systems’ certification.

2016 A project dealing with increasing the number of direct carton deliveries from manufacturing plants of Southeast Asia and Eastern Europe is launched.

2017 HARMENS group continues to expand the geography of its presence on the market of carton-packaging and acquires 100% of Sadko typography's assets in Krasnodar Krai.