Numerous investments have led to the highest level of product quality as well as to many awards and recognitions for quality- from different fair events and independent analyses of products that are on the market.
At the farmstead “Lepusnica” in Glogonjski Rit, the first manual dairy farm was established, practically forming the dairy industry Imlek. About 800 cows provided between three and five thousand liters of milk, which in metal cans, on horse drawn carriages and tractors, were sent to the Belgrade market.1953.
UNICEF grants a pasteurization and bottling line for 30 000 liters of milk a day.1957.
Production surpasses 21 million liters a year.1963.
An integration of the Gradskog Mlekarstva Beograd to Imlek is carried out. The Imlek system is joined by dairy farms from Kraljevo, Pozarevac, Gornji Milanovac, Velika Plana, Sid and Belgrade.1972.
In Imlek’s facilities, 140-160 million liters of milk are processed.1977.
AD Imlek passes to be under the ownership of the Salford investment fund. Investments in the production equipment further increase the quality of milk and the production capacities.2003.
AD Imlek buys Bimilk in Bitola, the biggest dairy farm in Macedonia. After acquiring it, it invests 38 million euros in it.2007.
Mlijekoprodukt from Kozarska Dubica becomes part of the Imlek group. After its integration with Imlek, the company starts to rapidly develop and fortify its status as the biggest milk processor and one of the leaders on the milk and dairy products market in Bosnia and Herzegovina.2008.
An agreement is signed in which Mid Europa Partners, the biggest investment fund in Central and East Europe, acquires Imlek. The Fund also buys all the dairy farms which, as part of Imlek, conduct their business in Macedonia, Republika Srpska and Montenegro. With capital investments, the market position and the leading brands are additionally strengthened.2015.
Imlek signs a contract buying the Niska dairy, one of the largest ones in Southern Serbia, with the aim of expanding production and improving its most famous brand- Vedro.2016.
The consumers recognize Imlek’s brands as high-quality products which are healthy and tasty, which is why the company, through socially responsible projects, want to show a part of its gratitude for the trust it has been enjoying for years.
To ensure that the youngest ones live the loveliest part of their life accompanied by playing -having a healthy and happy childhood, the Imlek Company, through its socially responsible campaign “Moja Kravica − Rasti srećno” has donated...
Responsible behavior towards the environment is one of the elements of the AD Imlek’s Policy and is implemented by applying the principle of sustainable development and cleaner production. In 2009, Imlek participated in the project “Čistija prozivodnja“ (Cleaner production), supported by UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization) which consists of having a production process which includes the maximum rationalization of the use of raw materials and of all the used energy sources.
With the goal of improving the results of our environmental protection...
Mission and Vision
Vision: Expanding into a company with strong and recognized European brands which is driven by the needs and desires of the consumers, and above all by food quality and a healthy lifestyle.
Policy: As a company which is determined to maintain its leading position in the region in the dairy industry, AD Imlek decidedly carries out the following:
It fulfils the expressed and unexpressed demands of the consumers by maintaining a high level of quality and safety of its products. Its provides its buyers with high quality services by constantly examining their demands and improving the services it offers them, continuously improving…