History

Kentis Trading Co. Ltd is a family business and was founded by Iacovos Kentis (Executive Officer) in 1987 and his two partners, Soteroula Kenti (his sister) and Michalis Andreou (his brother in-law). Throughout the years what started as a small family business grew in size and activities, and as a result today the company employs 20 staff members and boasts one showroom and a warehouse to meet the increasing demand of its customers.

  • 1987 – Opening of a small shop selling only paints, plumbing and general collection of tools.

  • 1989 – In the summer of 1989 the company expands operations as a result of expanding its product offer in trading imported ceramics, sanitary ware and tap mixers. In order to house the new products the company rents a three shop complex and creates the company’s showroom along with its first warehouse.

  • 1991 – The company acquires land and builds its brand new, privately-owned D.I.Y store to house the ever expanding variety of plumbing, paints, electrical and construction tools and machinery.

  • 2006 – As a result of continued market success and business expansion the company assets grow further with the addition of a privately-owned, purpose built warehousing facility to support the ever expanding showroom.

  • 2009 – Kentis Trading Co. Ltd celebrates a phenomenal 20 years of trading operations and looks to an even more promising future with exciting business ventures and a new visionary management team at the helm