• 1965

    The company is born in Yokohama, Japan

  • 1970-1972

    Expansion into Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Hawaii and the Philippines. Acquisition of Dean Forwarding from Colombia Export Packers.

  • 1976

    First expansion outside of the Pacific Rim in Saudi Arabia and Iran.

  • 1987-1989

    Further expansion in Hong Kong, plus into the UK, the Netherlands and Belgium, by purchasing Scotpac.

  • 1998-1999

    Branches open in India, Russia and across South and Central America. Acquisition of Lavanchy means growth into Switzerland, France and Italy.

  • 2001

    Bali was Crown's third office in Indonesia.

  • 2006

    Acquisition of SIRVA UK’s Business Services Division, one of the largest in the company’s history.

  • 2007 - 2009

    Branches open in Tanzania and Nigeria. A new Ultracenter facility opens in Beijing, China.

  • 2010 – 2012

    Purchase of both Oxford Exhibition Services, a UK Fine Art Company, and John Nurminen Prima (JNP), a strong European Fine Art Logistics organization.

  • 2013

    A tenth branch opened in Coimbatore, India.

  • 2015

    Crown celebrates its 50th anniversary.

  • 2017

    Acquisition of the records management business from Allied Pickfords in Malaysia.

People behind Crown

A united company, working together to provide our customers with an exceptional experience.

Meet the Leadership Team