The iconic monkey is born, a symbol of fun, happiness and the enjoyment of life.
Crinkled nylon is created - it was a happy accident that one afternoon, the dye overheated and the nylon was left crinkled.
It won the Int'l Marketing Design Awards in 1997.
The iconic Art M is first launched. The bag transforms into two different shapes, making it a perfect multi-purpose bag.
The iconic bag - FUNDAMENTAL was born. It quickly became one of the most popular bags globally.
The Basic Collection is created, featuring the Defea. With it's feminine silhouette and ease of use, it goes on to be a best seller in Asia from 2009 - 2014.
KIPLING goes international!
KIPLING joins VF Corporation and becomes part of a big Family.
Stellar collaborations with world-class designers.
Converts China to owned retail business.
Develops in new markets like India, Myanmar and Australia. Takes back Taiwan and Singapore.