In 2010, AKO had its humble beginnings as a company founded in Shanghai. With a vision to provide innovative solutions in the labeling industry, AKO embarked on a journey to establish itself as a reliable and leading player in the market.
During the years 2012 and 2013, AKO directed its efforts towards research and development, focusing on the advancement of machinery and materials. Through dedicated R&D initiatives, AKO aimed to enhance the quality, efficiency, and performance of its products, ensuring they meet the evolving needs of customers.
In 2014, AKO made significant strides in the industry by introducing its logistics labels. With a patented technology for three-layer logistics labels, AKO set itself apart by providing innovative and secure labeling solutions for the logistics sector. This breakthrough technology laid the foundation for AKO's reputation as a pioneering company in the field.
By the end of 2015, AKO experienced remarkable growth and expanded its manufacturing capabilities across China. The establishment of new plants enabled AKO to meet the increasing demand for its products and cater to a wider customer base. This expansion further solidified AKO's position as a prominent player in the labeling industry within China.
In 2016, AKO achieved a significant milestone by becoming the leading supplier of shipping labels in the Chinese market. Through a combination of superior product quality, innovative solutions, and exceptional customer service, AKO emerged as the go-to choice for shipping labels, further reinforcing its market dominance.
Building on its success in the Chinese market, AKO ventured into the international arena in 2017. It established factories in Indonesia and set up a sales office in America, aiming to serve customers on a global scale. This strategic expansion marked AKO's commitment to providing cutting-edge labeling solutions worldwide.
In 2019, AKO showcased its label stock and machinery at Labelexpo Brussels, one of the industry's most prestigious exhibitions. By participating in this renowned event, AKO demonstrated its dedication to innovation, while also gaining valuable exposure and networking opportunities within the global labeling community. Additionally, AKO completed the construction of a new plant in Pinghu, Zhejiang, to accommodate its growing operations.
In 2021, AKO continued its expansion efforts by completing the construction of new plants in Luan, Anhui. This expansion allowed AKO to increase its production capacity, meet growing customer demands, and further strengthen its presence in the market.
In 2022, AKO experienced an extraordinary sales growth rate of over 200% in overseas markets. This achievement showcased the company's ability to deliver innovative and reliable labeling solutions that resonate with international customers. AKO's commitment to quality, customer satisfaction, and continuous improvement played a significant role in driving this remarkable sales increase.
These milestones highlight AKO's journey from its inception to becoming a leading player in the labeling industry. With a strong focus on innovation, customer satisfaction, and global expansion, AKO continues to set new benchmarks for excellence in the years to come.