WANT WANT Group was founded, formerly known as I Lan Foods Industrial Co., Ltd.
The famous mascot, Hot-Kid (Wang Jai), was created and began to gain recognition in the Taiwan market.
The company, named “WANT WANT” (旺旺), was officially registered.
WANT WANT built its first factory base and sales office in Hunan, Changsha, named Hunan WANT WANT Foods Ltd.
WANT WANT China Holdings Ltd. was listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Ltd.
WANT WANT China Holdings Ltd. was listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Limited.
WANT WANT China Holdings Ltd. was selected by Forbes Asia as one of the top 50 large enterprises in Asia for five consecutive years.
WANT WANT China Holdings Ltd. was selected as one of the top 20 international brands in Taiwan, holding the third place for nine consecutive years.
WANT WANT Thailand was officially established.