• 1941

        Upon his father’s death, Cafer Sadık Abalıoğlu left his graduate education which he was enthusiastic about and took up business life and his first success was from the leather trade which was also his father’s profession.

      • 1944

        The flour factory was founded with Hacı Ahmet İnceoğlu. The Abalıoğlu family blazed a trail in Denizli with fuel oil, truck-automotive and tires dealerships in 1940s.

      • 1951

        They entered into the textile industry with the establishment of the ginnery.

      • 1966

        The Abalıoğlu family decided to end the partnership. Cafer Sadık Abalıoğlu took over his share in the Ginnery under the name of Abalıoğlu Trade and Industry Collective Company which he founded with his sons M. Ali and İsmet and left the dealerships over time.

      • 1975

        They participated as the principal partner in Dentaş. A.Ş. which was established as a publicly-held company. Now first images of an active group in various industrial lines started to appear.

      • 1976

        Abalıoğlu Otomobilcilik Tic. A.Ş. was established and Mercedes-Benz regional dealership was acquired.

      • 1984

        They entered into a partnership with ERBAKIR Elektrolit Bakır Mamulleri A.Ş.which was founded by the Erikoğlu family.

      • 1985

        Viol Facilities were established to manufacture cellulosic package under Dentaş A.Ş.

      • 1991

         Cotton yarn production was started by Abalıoğlu Tekstil San. A.Ş.

      • 1991

         All the group companies were gathered under the roof of Abalıoğlu Holding.

      • 1993

        Paper Unit was installed to be the main production input of Dentaş A.Ş.

      • 1996

        DOÇEV (The Nature and Environment Foundation) was founded. It maintains its activities as a non-governmental organization for nature, environmental and afforestation issues.

      • 1998

        C.N. Wire Corporation which was the first foreign business was established to increase efficiency and sales of Er-Bakır products in the USA market.

      • 1999

        Dentaş A.Ş. split in two with the reorganization. Dentaş Kağıt San A.Ş. maintained its activities in the area of cleaning wipes and viol while Dentaş Ambalaj ve Kağıt San. A.Ş proceeded with corrugated cardboard production.

      • 1999

        Cafer Sadık Abalıoğlu Education and Culture Foundation was founded.

      • 2000

        Dentaş Ambalaj ve Kağıt San. A.Ş. shares started to be traded in the ISE.

      • 2002

        Dentaş Ambalaj ve Kağıt San. A.Ş. factory was founded in Çorlu. The company which suffered a fire disaster on 16.02.2007 was re-commissioned in April 2008.

      • 2004

        SC Dentaş Romania SRL owned by Dentaş Kağıt Sanayi A.Ş. was established in Bucharest. It started production in 2006.

      • 2004

        Dentaş Kağıt San. A.Ş.,  left the cleaning wipes sector.

    • 2005

       The Mercedes-Benz dealership operated with Abalıoğlu Otomobilcilik Tic. A.Ş. was handed over. 

    • 2006

      Dentaş Ambalaj ve Kağıt San. A.Ş. started to invest in the corrugated cardboard factory in Adana. It started production in 2007.

    • 2006

      CSA Textile Egypt S.A.E. was established in Egypt, Alexandria in line with the investment plans of Abalıoğlu Tekstil San. A.Ş. It started production in 2008.

    • 2007

      Abalıoğlu Pamuk Sanayi A.Ş. obtained the establishment license for licensed warehousing and changed its name to Abalıoğlu Tarım Ürünleri Lisanslı Depoculuk ve Sanayi A.Ş. and became the first licensed warehousing company established in Turkey.

    • 2007

      Çevrim Atık Toplama Ayırma ve Dönüşüm A.Ş. was founded in Denizli.

    • 2008

      Filidea Tekstil Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. was founded in Denizli/Turkey and Filidea SRL Biella in Italy with 50% partnership of Abalıoğlu Tekstil Sanayi A.Ş. and Marchi & Fildi SPA.

    • 2009

      Abalıoğlu Friendly Society was established.

    • 2010

      A partnership was entered into with İvme Grup Enerji Üretim Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.

    • 2012

      Abalıoğlu Doğal Kaynaklar Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. was founded in Denizli.

    • 2012

      Açık Kart Teknolojileri ve Ödeme Sistemleri Sanayi veTicaret A.Ş was founded with our participations.

  • 2013

    Abalıoğlu Holding ve Dentaş Kağıt San.A.Ş. left the corrugated cardboard and waste separation and recycling sectors.

  • 2013

    Abalıoğlu Mining Morocco LLC SARL AU was founded in Morocco.

  • 2014

    Abalıoğlu Teknoloji Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. was founded.

  • 2014

    Er-Bakır invests in production with C.N Wire Corporation in Santa Teresa, New Mexico.

  • 2014

    Dentaş Kağıt Sanayi A.Ş. Aksaray has established its second facility and started production.