The company is born in Yokohama, Japan
Expansion into Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Hawaii and the Philippines. Acquisition of Dean Forwarding from Colombia Export Packers.
First expansion outside of the Pacific Rim in Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Further expansion in Hong Kong, plus into the UK, the Netherlands and Belgium, by purchasing Scotpac.
Branches open in India, Russia and across South and Central America. Acquisition of Lavanchy means growth into Switzerland, France and Italy.
Bali was Crown's third office in Indonesia.
Acquisition of SIRVA UK’s Business Services Division, one of the largest in the company’s history.
Branches open in Tanzania and Nigeria. A new Ultracenter facility opens in Beijing, China.
Purchase of both Oxford Exhibition Services, a UK Fine Art Company, and John Nurminen Prima (JNP), a strong European Fine Art Logistics organization.
A tenth branch opened in India, in the city of Coimbatore.
Crown celebrates its 50th anniversary, Jim Thompson meets the Mayor of Yokohama.
Acquisition of the records management business from Allied Pickfords in Malaysia.
Acquisitions of Fusion Workplace Services (FIL) in New Zealand and Premier Workplace Services in the UK.
Strategic expansion into workplace change projects with the global launch of Crown Workspace.
Further expansion of Crown Workspace across 12 countries and further development of centres of excellence and services hubs in Prague and Manila.
Crown Records Management furthers its propositions introducing digital transformation services.