Today Our Story is Still Being Written in 5 Continents and 71 Countries. But How Did We Begin?
In this journey that we set out to make one and an unbeatable brand of Turkey; we are offering the most functional, most secure and most economic products everywhere and at all times, and helping others realize their dreams in many parts of the world.
1996 - ÇİLEK
It all began with our first series ...
In the year of 1996 when we were founded in Turkey as a family business, we began to strive to incarnate children's dreams into their rooms
1996 - FIRST EXPORT
We Accomplished Our First Export to Ukraine
We were thrilled on the day where we went on the road for the first time to introduce a Turkish brand to our globe*, sailing off from İnegöl to the rest of the world.
1997 - Cilek.com
We launched our website.
cilek.com started its digital broadcasting life
2001 - First Store Abroad
Our first store began its services overseas.
In 2001, we opened our first store in Malta.
2005 - Turkey Superbrand
Turkey's Superbrand: Çilek
We spent a year where we shared the pride of being selected Turkey's superbrand with all of our employees, business partners and customers.
2007 - FURNITURE EXPORT CHAMPION
2000 Trailer Truck Went to Switzerland
We never forget--we were the Export Champion and were exporting to 66 countries on the year where we sent our 2000th truck to Switzerland.
We Built Our Ar-Ge Center.
Our Research and Development Center was approved by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology on November 27, 2015. Our main goal is tosystematically improve all works under the umbrella of product, process and software development within the coordination of Ar-Ge.
* 46 engineers and technical staff are employed by the Cilek Ar-Ge Center.
We Built Our Design Center.
We built our Cilek Design Hub design center in the very same year we were awarded the Design Turkey Best Design Award.
*Çilek Design Hub
As the “essence” of the winding “center”, in the office of the Directorate General of Strawberry is a design center consisting of industrial designers, architects and graphers. From the birth of the product to meeting customers in stores, all product, graphics, visual editing and store design processes have been collected in-house under one roof and a common language aims to provide.
Çilek Headquarters is a design center consisting of industrial designers, architects and graphic designers as the "core" "center" of the design. The aim is to collect all product, graphic, visual arrangement and store design processes in one house under one roof and to form a common language from the birth of the product to the meeting with the customers in the stores.
The design team, is engaging in unique designs that embellish the dreams of young people and children, take care of their needs, ergonomic, innovative, fun, quality, safe and environmentally sensitive, new emotions and new experiences with their motto of "producing dreams".