One of the oldest mineral water Kinik Maden Suları was founded in 1952 by Murat Aric. In those years finding the mineral water while hunting Murat Aric invested on building and machinery to run the water. In 1957 the company was established as “Masit Maden Sulari İsletme and Ticaret A.S. by M. Rauf Aric. Sold as healing water to pharmacies Kinik started to be sold at stores,
restaurants, hotels after people were acquainted with the water.
Reaching to the customers by franchising with returnable glass bottles Kinik became the most preferred brand with its quality and flavor. In 1991 and 1992 the company started to present disposable products after Pasabahce produced non-recyclable glasses. Kinik succeeded to be a brand through the customers’ demands by renewing itself, following new technology, expanding its product range.
Speeding up its investments with working tight and determination Kinik expanded its factory building and machinery in 2000s. The company producing on a 9.500m2 closed area of 27.000m2 with 4 production line added 3.200m2 factory building to its facilities in 2006. It increased its filling capacity to 135.000 glass/hours by investing on a new filling line in 2008.
The company finished its investments on increasing product range apart from machinery in 2009. It designed its whole organization on strategy of “Healthy Beverage Group of Kinik.
Kinik Fruit Beverage product range includes Kinik Classic Mineral Water, Vio Aromatic Mineral Water, Kinik Active+Plus (fruity and rich mineral water with vitamin). Kinik produced the first fruity mineral water with vitamin “Active+Plus of Turkey.