ABOUT US
Milestones
  • 1992
    1. Design Studio was incorporated
  • 1994
    1. Started first manufacturing facility in Singapore
  • 1996
    1. Secured retail and commercial interior fitting-out projects
  • 1999
    1. Became the exclusive distributor for SieMatic luxury kitchen system from Germany
  • 2000
    1. Opened manufacturing facility in Malaysia
    2. Achieved ISO 9001-certification
    3. Launched in-house brand “PANELZ”
    4. Opened SieMatic showroom
  • 2003
    1. Listed on the Mainboard of the Singapore Stock Exchange
  • 2006
    1. Depa, the world’s largest interior fit-out contractor, became a shareholder
    2. Moved manufacturing facility in Malaysia to Senai, Johor Bahru. Opened PANELZ showrooms in Singapore, Tokyo, and Shanghai
    3. Opened a sales showroom in New York
  • 2007
    1. Opened second manufacturing facility in Senai, Malaysia
  • 2008
    1. DDS Asia was established - a joint venture between Depa and Design Studio
    2. Opened sales showroom in Thailand
  • 2011
    1. Opened new manufacturing facility in Huizhou, China
  • 2012
    1. Established retail sales showroom in Dongguan, Guangzhou
    2. To streamline operations and growth, DDS Asia became a 100% subsidiary
  • 2015
    1. Ceased distribution of SieMatic
  • 2016
    1. Established sales operations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Now