Design Studio was incorporated

Started first manufacturing facility in Singapore

Secured retail and commercial interior fitting-out projects

Became the exclusive distributor for SieMatic luxury kitchen system from Germany

  1. Opened manufacturing facility in Malaysia
  2. Achieved ISO 9001-certification
  3. Launched in-house brand “PANELZ”
  4. Opened SieMatic showroom

Listed on the Mainboard of the Singapore Stock Exchange

  1. Depa, the world’s largest interior fit-out contractor, became a shareholder
  2. Moved manufacturing facility in Malaysia to Senai, Johor Bahru. Opened PANELZ showrooms in Singapore, Tokyo, and Shanghai
  3. Opened a sales showroom in New York

Opened second manufacturing facility in Senai, Malaysia

  1. DDS Asia was established - a joint venture between Depa and Design Studio
  2. Opened sales showroom in Thailand

Opened new manufacturing facility in Huizhou, China

  1. Established retail sales showroom in Dongguan, Guangzhou
  2. To streamline operations and growth, DDS Asia became a 100% subsidiary

Ceased distribution of SieMatic

Established sales operations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Design Studio and DDS merges to become DSG.