1980 Marteks founded 11 Nov 1980 by Remzi Cinoglu as a yarn trading company. The company became a distributor of the 2 largest yarn manufacturers in Turkey, selling within the country 1986 The factory was set up for production of textiles. First 20 looms bought. 1988 Produced sports and skiwear clothing. Manufactured the sportswear of the German national team competing in Seoul Olympics. 1990 The finishing and dyehouse plant was set up. Started production of home textiles, first voiles produced. 1992 Made first exports. 1998 The embroidery plant was set up. 1999 Cut and saw operations were started. 2001 Exports reached 80 countries on 5 continents. Employed approximately 1,000 dedicated people. Became one of the top 10 exporters of Bursa in all categories and top 100 in Turkey. 2006 Company decides to change strategy and focus on higher end product categories, aims for luxury home decoration market. R & D and production machinery are restructured to fit new strategy. 2007 Starts working with Editors worldwide. 2010 Collections woven with natural fibers developed for the first time. 2012 Finishing plant is restructured, investments for natural fiber finishing capabilities enhanced. 2015 Invitation to exhibit in Proposte - Como received. First Non-European/ American company to be invited to exhibit in the elite fair. 2018 Started production of Upholstery fabrics. 2020 We have obtained certificates for Information Security Management System ISO 27001, Personal Data Security ISO 27701. 2021 We have obtained certificates for GOTS, Recycled products GRS/RCS Today, we are one of the top 1,000 exporters in Turkey within all categories and one of the market leaders of home textile production in the world.