History

1930

SARANTIS Company is founded in Constantinople.

 

1956

The Company is transferred in Athens, Greece.

 

1965

New production facilities for own branded mass cosmetics (PROSAR and CLOCHARD) 

1970-1980

New exclusive distribution agreements with leading international cosmetics companies, including partnership with ESTEE LAUDER GROUP OF COMPANIES.

 

1994

Listing in Athens Stock Exchange (1994).

Acquisition of household brands SANITAS, CAMEL, TRYLET, AFROSO.

Acquisition of health & care brands LOBELIN, PHARMACARE.

Expansion in Eastern Europe through establishment of subsidiaries in Bulgaria, (1994), Romania, (1996), Serbia, (1997), F.Y.R.O.M., (1997), Poland, (2000).

 

1997-1999

New production plant with warehousing and distribution facilities in Greece. 

 

2002

Establishment of a joint venture with ESTEE LAUDER HELLAS.

Acquisition of the Polish household products company PACK PLAST.

Establishment of Sarantis Czech Republic subsidiary.

 

2006-2010

Establishment of the subsidiary company Sarantis Hungary.

Acquisition of Romanian cosmetics’ company ELMIPLANT.

Acquisition of Hungarian household products’ company TRADE 90.

Acquisition of Polish cosmetic brand KOLASTYNA.

 

2011-2013

Acquisition of household brands DOMET in Hungary and TOPSTAR in Serbia.

Acquisition of 'D. KOUKOUZELIS LTD' company present in Health & Care products sector.

New exclusive distribution agreements with CONTER Group, representing the brands DENIM, TESORI D ORIENTE, VIDAL and LEOCREMA in Greece.

New exclusive distribution agreement with SPOTLESS Group.

New exclusive distribution agreement with LA PRAIRIE SWITZERLAND.

Establishment of a new subsidiary in Bosnia (Sarantis Banja Luka).

 

2014

Establishment of a new subsidiary in Portugal (Sarantis Portugal).

Acquisition of the Czech cosmetic trademarks company ASTRID T.M.

Acquisition of the NOXZEMA business in Greece from Procter & Gamble.

2015
Acquisition of AVA in Greece from Procter & Gamble.
New exclusive distribution agreement of the brand WASH & GO across the region of its presence.
Acquisition of the Polish packaging products company POLIPAK.


2017
GR. SARANTIS S.A. sells its participation in the company THRACE SARANTIS S.A