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  January 13
Launched OSIM uAngel - the World's 1st Sofa Tranzformer, in January, with acclaimed Hong Kong actress and singer Sammi Cheng as its spokesperson.
   
  MARCH 13
GNC launched LAC StemC - Powerful cellular rejuvenating supplement.
LAC Liver Protector - Traditional Chinese Medicine formula designed for fatty liver.
   
  JUNE 13
GNC Awards - Received the highest number of awards from the GNC US Headquarters, such as Best International Store of the Year, Million Dollar Sales Club, Two, Three and Four Million Dollar Sales Club (USD) and Higher Sale per square foot worldwide.
   
  JULY 13
Launched OSIM uInfinity - the world's first massage chair that lets you download new massage programmes, featuring Andy Lau as OSIM's spokesperson once again.
TWG Bangkok - Opened Thailand's second TWG Tea Salon & Boutique at Siam Paragon, notably inaugurated by HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.
   
  SEPTEMBER 13
TWG London - Unveiled an expanded boutique in London's reputable Harrods Knightsbridge Tea Hall.
   
  DECEMBER 13
TWG Seoul - Proudly welcomed the launch of its largest flagship store worldwide in Cheongdam, Seoul, Korea.
 
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Launched uDivine App - The world's first Massage combined with Mobile App Technology.
Global title sponsor of OSIM BWF World Superseries 2012 Badminton Championship for the second year running.
Mr Ron Sim won the BEST CEO AWARD in the Singapore Corporate Awards 2012.
OSIM acquired majority controlling stake in GNC Taiwan.
OSIM opened Chair Inspirations in Hong Kong Harbour City.
OSIM HQ unveiled a revamped HQ building.
OSIM signed on a South African franchisee.
 
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Launched OSIM uPhoria - the world's 1st Tui-Na Leg Massager, officially endorsed by International Artiste, Xiao S.
Launched uDivine Sport - the special edition of the world's 1st Human-3D massage chair with International Artiste, Andy Lau as the official spokesperson.
Global title sponsor of a major sporting event - OSIM BWF World Superseries 2011.
Celebrated the 10th Anniversary of Title Sponsorship at the OSIM International Triathlon 2011.
Launched OSIM uVenus - the world's 1st Ambient Purifier that won the prestigious Red Dot Award 2011.
Launched uPapa Music Sync - the world's 1st Music Synchronised Massage for Neck and Shoulders with International Artiste, Olivia Ong as the official spokesperson.
Acquired 35% of TWG Tea and incorporated 60% subsidiary OSIM-TWG Tea (North Asia).
Opened TWG Tea at IFC Mall Hong Kong.
 
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  January 10
Launched OSIM uSoffa Petit, the World's 1st Little Massage Sofa with International Celebrity Lin Chi-Ling as Endorser. Available in 5 lifestyle colours, the compact uSoffa Petit is designed to provide a complete lower body massage with versatile functionality.
   
  APRIL 10
Title sponsorship of OSIM Singapore International Triathlon 2010.
Launched uMama Warm, a wearable 360° , multi-point, upper body massager for the tummy, neck, shoulders and back using the original power of OSIM uPapa's Japanese Taiko-strength drum massage technology.
   
  JUNE 10
Launched OSIM uSoffa, the Full-Body Massage Sofa with Customisable Design with International Celebrity, Lin Chi Ling as Endorser. Enjoy the pleasures of a full-body massage and the power to personalise the uSoffa according to your style, personality and home décor.
   
  SEPTEMBER 10
OSIM celebrates its 30th anniversary in the healthy lifestyle and well-being business.
At the same time, OSIM celebrates its 30 years of growth with a new brand and retail concept. The new brand platform will complement OSIM's plans to propel its growth, be more innovative and competitive, and better engage the consumer. This sets the course for its next phase of growth.
   
  NOVEMBER 10
Launch OSIM uDivine, the World's 1st Human-3D Massage chair with International Artiste, Andy Lau as endorser. Featuring the innovative OSIM Human-3D massage system that is precise, realistic and human-contour based, the uDivine delivers the most humanised, pleasurable and effective full-body massage.
Global Title Sponsor of the OSIM BWF World Superseries, 2011-2013.
 
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  February 09
Launched OSIM uSqueez Warm, the most advanced and complete leg massager with heat therapy, roller reflexology, vibration and kneading for better well-being.
   
  April 09
Launched OSIM uDream, the World's 1st Hybrid 3-System Family Massage Chair designed to provide a personalised well-being experience for every member in the family.
   
  June 09
Launched uPapa Hug, a snug-fit and versatile massager for aching neck and shoulders using the original power of OSIM uPapa's Japanese Taiko-strength drum massage technology.
   
  July 09
Title sponsorship of OSIM Singapore International Triathlon 2009.
Launched OSIM uDesire, the World's 1st Convertible Massage Chair that lets you experience multiple lifestyle pleasures through its transformation into a compact and space-saving armchair.
   
  October 09
Runner-up in the "Most Transparent Company Award (Commerce)" in SIAS Investors' Choice Award 2009.
Launch OSIM uKimono, a new generation Kimono inspired slim belt massager for toning and shaping tummy butt and thighs.
 
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  January 08
Signed a new master franchisee: New Zealand.
Signed an agreement with Emirates Airline, to provide its airport lounges worldwide with massage chairs.
Launched OSIM uRobic, an innovative Cardio-Twist exercise machine, in Taiwan and Malaysia.
   
  February 08
Launched OSIM uYoyo, the World's 1st Massage and Exercise chair.
   
  March 08
OSIM uSpace massage chair receives the prestigious Red Dot Design Award 2008 (Honourable Mention).
Signed new master franchisee: Oman.
   
  June 08
Launched OSIM Asia No.1 Campaign. Came up as the No.1 Healthy Lifestyle Products Brand in consumers' minds across Asia.
   
 
Most preferred Healthy Lifestyle Brand in Asia.
Most preferred Massage Chair Brand in Asia.
Top of mind recall Healthy Lifetyle Brand in Asia.
   
  July 08
Title sponsorship of OSIM Singapore International Triathlon 2008.
Introduced OSIM uMedic, the World's First Multi-purpose Full Body Massage Chair with retractable foot rest.
   
  August 08
Launched OSIM uCrown, the World's First Anti-Stress Head Massager.
Signed a new master franchisee: Qatar.
   
  October 08
OSIM uSpace massage chair receives the Good Design Award 2008 from Japan Industrial Design Promotion Organisation (JIDPO).
Runner-up in the “Most Transparent Company Award (Commerce)” in SIAS Investors' Choice Award 2008.
Signed new master franchisee: Romania.
   
  November 08
Title sponsorship of OSIM 2008 Hong Kong ITU Triathlon Asian Cup.
Title sponsorship of OSIM Singapore Corporate Triathlon 2008.
Sponsorship of Barclays Singapore Open 2008 Golf event.
 
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  January 07
Launched uPilot, the designer massage chair featuring the patented ROBO-Stic technology for the ultimate massage control.
   
  February 07
Announced full year results for financial year 2006 with revenue growth of 24% to $622.9 million. A final dividend of 1.48 cents per share was recommended.
Launched uPapa, a power drum-massager that pounds away muscle aches and strain.
   
  May 07
Awarded the prestigious Red Dot Design Award for uScale BF, the weighing scale and body fat monitor.
   
  July 07
Title sponsorship of OSIM Singapore Triathlon 2007.
   
  August 07
Signed 2 new master franchisees: Kuwait and Iran.
   
  September 07
Launched OSIM uSqueez with international celebrity, Lin Chi Ling.
Title sponsorship of OSIM 2007 Hong Kong ITU Triathlon Asian Cup.
   
  October 07
Runner-up in the “Most Transparent Company Award (Commerce)” in SIAS Investor's Choice Award 2007.
   
  December 07
Signed a cooperation agreement with LG Electronics Inc to enlarge OSIM's presence and market share in South Korea.
Introduced OSIM uSpace, the World's First Well-Being Chair.
   
 
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  January 06
Increased stake in Global Active Limited to 81.24% and delisted the company.
   
  February 06
Announced full year results for financial year 2005. Net profit increased by 53% to $46.7 million, while turnover grew 51% to $502.5 million. A final dividend of 1.0 cent per share was recommended. Proposed 1-for-5 bonus issue in celebration of record 25th anniversary results.
Signed a new master franchisee: Italy.
   
  March 06
Re-launched uZap, an innovative product featuring the Twin Power Osimotion (TPO) to give an effective oscillating massage for tummy,
butt and thighs.
   
  April 06
Announced group result within 79% increase in revenue to $155.2 million for the first quarter ended 31 March 2006.
Introduced iDesire ROBO, the world's 1st voice-control full body massage chair during OSIM annual fair at Takashimaya square.
   
  May 06
Signed a new master franchisee: Cambodia.
Incorporate OSIM International (Australia) Pty Ltd.
   
  July 06
Announced group achievement of 53% increase in turnover to $338.6 million for 6 months to 30 June 2006. Proposed interim dividend of 1.30 cents per share.
Increased shareholding in OSIM (Taiwan) Co. Ltd from 90% to 92.5%.
Title sponsorship of OSIM Singapore International Triathlon 2006.
   
  August 06
Launched iMedic PRO, a mid-range full body massage chair with international actor, Louis Koo.
   
  October 06
Announced 35% increase in revenue to $477.3 million for the 9 months ended 30 September 2006.
   
  November 06
Signed a new master franchisee: Bahrain.
   
  December 06
Recipient of Singapore Brand Award 2006 for the 5th consecutive year.
   
 
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  January 05
Signed on a master franchisee in Spain.
Announced full year results for financial year 2004. FY 2004 revenue rose 16% to $332.1 million and net profit increased by 32% to $31.7 million. A final dividend and 25th Anniversary special dividend of 1.0 cent per share was recommended.
   
  February 05
Ranked 53rd in the inaugural Singapore International 100 Ranking.
   
  March 05
Launched iDesire, a new intelligent massage chair that provides the world's first full body massage experience.
Introduced iPamper, a hand-held massager that provides therapeutic massage anytime and anywhere.
   
  April 05
Increased stake holding in Global Active Limited to 67.17%.
Announced group net profit increase of 56% to $8.1 million for the first quarter ended 31 March 2005. This exceeds the long term growth target of 20% to 30%.
   
  July 05
Announced group achieved 38% increase in turnover to $221.3 million for 6 months to 30 June 2005 and net profit rose 53% to $20.1 million for the same period. Proposed interim dividend of 0.56 cents per share.
Sponsored OSIM Singapore Asian Triathlon.
   
  August 05
Re-launch iDesire with Taiwan celebrity Zhang Fei.
Increased shareholdings in OSIM (Taiwan) Co. Ltd by 5% to 90%.
   
  September 05
Launched uZap, an oscillating belt massagers featuring Twin Power Osimotion (TPO) which zaps away unwanted fat.
Entered into a syndicated loan facility agreement of up to $150 million.
   
  October 05
Awarded the Most Transparent Company Award (Commerce) in SIAS Investors' Choice Awards 2005.
Announced revenue rose 51% to $354.8 million and net profit grew 52% to $30.5 million for the 9 months ended 30 September 2005.
Signed two master franchisees: Vietnam and Pakistan.
Made it to Forbes Asia's 2005 ‘Best 200 Under-A-Billion' company list.
Complete strategic acquisition of Nasdaq-listed Brookstone Inc.
   
  December 05
Received Singapore Brand Award 2005 for 4th consecutive year.
Acquired China affiliate, OSIM (Shanghai) Co., making it a fully-owned subsidiary and renamed it OSIM (China) Co. Ltd.
Introduced iGallop, a horse-riding equipment which helps in maintaining excellent posture, managing weight and improving cardiovascular function and stamina.
   
 
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  January 04
The group celebrated the opening of its 500th outlet in Shenyang, China.
   
  March 04
Launched a new supplement specially blended to improve and maintain one's skin in good condition. Named Nourish REFINE, it takes the extra step in skin care, by nourishing and protecting skin, from the inside.
Founder and CEO Mr Ron Sim was conferred The Business Times "Businessman of the Year".
   
  April 04
Launched a new intelligent massage chair that synchronises to audio-visual signals, delivering the world's first multi-sensory massage experience the iSymphonic AV.
Announced group net profit increase of 29% to $5.4M for the first quarter ended 31 March 2004. This is in line with long term growth target of 20% to 30%.
   
  June 04
Group introduced the iEcologi to Singapore, this all-in-one cleaning wonder steams, sucks and sanitises with the power of water and steam all at the same time. It also combines the cleaning functions of a vacuum and steam cleaner, and features a 4-stage EcoActive filtration system.
   
  July 04
Announced group achieved 20% increase in turnover to $160.2M and a net profit growth of 26% to $13.6M for the six months ended 30 June 2004. Proposed an interim dividend of 0.7 cents per share.
OSIM iSymphonic AV Massage Chair advertisement being voted as one of the top 20 advertisements in the Singapore AdWatch.
   
  August 04
Entered the Korean market with first store in Seoul.
Sponsored the OSIM Singapore International Triathlon, one of the largest triathlon events in Asia.
Launched a full range of massage chairs with varying price ranges in Singapore.
   
  September 04
Signed a conditional Put and Call Deed for 31.13% of Global Active Limited.
Awarded the International Headquarters status by EDB.
Signed a Master Franchise Agreement with Delhi-based Paramount Surgimed Ltd for sale of OSIM products in India and Nepal.
Awarded the Most Transparent Company Award (Commerce) in SIAS Investors' Choice Awards 2004.
   
  October 04
Shanghai Office shifted to a bigger location.
Announced revenue rose 14% to $234.7 million and net profit grew by 21% to $20.9 million for the 9 months ended 30 September 2004.
   
  November 04
Awarded 8 silver Excellent Service Awards.
   
  December 04
Recipient of Singapore brand Award 2004 for 3rd consecutive year.
   
 
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  February 03
OSIM opened first outlet in Philippines.
   
  March 03
International Enterprise Singapore and OSIM presented results of an international study on the OSIM brand, which established OSIM brand value at $203m.
OSIM was ranked first in Business Times' Corporate Transparency Index.
OSIM unveiled its new face Gong Li in Shanghai.
   
  April 03
OSIM launched the iSymphonic, the world's first massage chair that synchronizes massage and music. It was voted "Invention of the Year" by Time magazine.
OSIM group announced a turnover increase of 25% to $52.5m and net profit increase of 29% to $4.2m for the 3 months ended 31 March 2003.
OSIM acquired 29.9% of Global Active for S$9.568m. Global Active, as GNC's franchisee for Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and China, is principally engaged in the marketing and sale of nutraceutical products through a point-of-sale network of 62 outlets.
OSIM Saudi Arabia opened first outlet.
OSIM signed MOUs with franchisees in India and Ukraine.
   
  May 03
OSIM and Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust entered into a Put and Call Option Agreement in respect of the sale and leaseback of OSIM Headquarters building for a total purchase price of $35m.
   
 
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