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History

Kona C is leaping to a customer custom card manufacturing company based on the world market.

1961

Kona C's history begins

- Selected as a Top 20 card manufacturer
at March Card Forum by ICMA

- Acquired security certifications for
manufacturing of cards for VISA and
MasterCard

- Established IC card manufacturing facilities
and produced payphone cards
(largest production facility in Korea)

- Selected as the manufacturer for
KT payphone cards

- Designated as a printing company for
marketable securities of uniform
specifications

- Converted to a corporation

- Founded Jeonghwa Printing Company

  • 1961.09
    Founded Jeonghwa Printing Company
  • 1988.09
    Selected as
    KT public
    telephone card
    manufacturer
  • 1994.06
    VISA,
    MASTER Card
    get card security
    manufacturing
    certification
  • 1992.08
    Selection of
    global 20's card
    manufacturer
1997
2000

Kona C expanding
business organization

<  Key Achievements  >

- Released and started supplying of OTP cards
(patents applied, Woori Bank, Hana Bank and
Nonghyup)

- Constructed and relocated to Gimpo Integrated
Headquarters

- Acquired JCB manufacturing certification

- Selected as manufacturer of Korean smart
card, T-Money, and started production

- Acquired certifications for VISA SHIP Card
Embedding and Personalizer

- Acquired quality certification for digital money
(K-CASH)

- Certified of conversion to ISO

- Changed name of company from Jeonghwa
Printing to JDC Tech

- Expanded Munmak Factory 1 and installed
additional production facilities

- Exported 3 million phone cards and
membership cards in Southeast Asia

  • 2000.08
    Southeast Asia
    Telephone Card /
    Membership Card
    3 million exports
  • 2003.07
    VISA SHIP Card
    Embeding and
    Personalizer
    authentication
  • 2003.07
    E-money
    (K-CASH) Quality
    certification
    acquired
  • 2007.07
    Before
    ompletion of
    Kimpo Integrated
    Building
2008
2011

Strengthen our core
business and develop
special cards

<  Key Achievements  >

- Transfer to Kona C company / Strengthen smart card business competence

- Leather and screw thread card IC credit card manufacturing contract (KB national card)

- Change the name of Kona C Co., Ltd.

- VISA, MASTER, JCB issued certified possession

- CUP (China Union Pay) manufacturing certification acquired

- Diners Club International Acquire manufacturing certification

- AMEX Centurion Acquired additional manufacturing certification

- Acquired ISO 27001 certification Production method for different color plastic cards Production method of plastic card containing wood logs Patented

이색플라스틱카드 제조방법 특허 획득 원목나무가 포함된 플라스틱카드 제조방법 특허 취득

- Acquired three environmental certifications (tree, hemp, eco gen)Get certificate of carbon emissions (tree, hemp, eco gen)

- Acquired ISO 14001: 2004 certification LOHAS certification acquired (wood card) Acquired LOHAS 18001: 2007 certification Method of manufacturing plastic card with three-dimensional pattern concealed and patent obtained

- Switching authentication of ISO 27001:2013

- Linen Fabric sheet containing cards and manufacturing method patented

  • 2011.03
    Transfer to Kona I company
  • 2014.03
    Production method for different color plastic cards
  • 2014.08
    Acquired three environmental certifications (tree, hemp, eco gen)
2015
2016

Reorganize business and strengthen development of electronic cards in new business areas

<  Key Achievements  >

- Completion of construction of mass production system for electronic card

- KONA Touch OTP Module development completed and card release

- Development of KONA Finger Printer Module and card release

- Finger Printer Module Production Package Completed

- Finger Printer T - Shape product launch Finger Printer Embedding product release. KONA BLE Module development completed and product release

- Development of electronic card IoT fusion product in fiscal 2018

  • 2016.02
    Completion of construction of mass production system for electronic card
  • 2016.03
    KONA Touch OTP Module development completed and card release
  • 2016.05
    Development of KONA Finger Printer Module and card release
  • 2017.05
    Finger Printer Module Production Package Completed
2018

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