MILESTONE OF GANO EXCEL
It Began 1983 32 Years Ago
Mr. Leow Soon Seng began his research on the Ganoderma lucidum tissue cultivation process.
Established Gano Excel in Malaysia 1995
Mr. Leow Soon Seng established Gano Excel in Malaysia, a wellness company committed to producing and marketing of high premium quality Ganoderma lucidum immunology products.
Awarded the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Certificate by the Ministry of Health, Malaysia.
Issued with HALAL certification for its products by the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (JAKIM).
Launched its innovative Ganoderma & Excellium food supplement capsule products in Malaysia.
Successfully commercialized its new Mycelium-based brand-EXCELLIUM-for the global market.
Gano Café 1997
Invented the world's first 3-in-1 Coffee enriched with Ganoderma lucidum extract called Gano Café.
Expanded its business operations to Thailand.
Expanded its business operations to the Philippines.
Developed Products 1999
Developed and launched Gano Sakanno, a food supplement product that combined with Ganoderma lucidum and Tongkat Ali or Eurycoma Longifolia Jack, originated from Malaysia.
Developed and launched Gano Garcinia, a food supplement product that combined with Ganoderma lucidum, Garcinia atroviridis (a tropical fruit) and Tamarindus indica (a tropical plant).
Developed and launched Gano Soap, the world's first personal care product added with Ganoderma lucidum.
Expanded its business operations to Laos.
Further Expanded 2001
Further expanded its Ganoderma plantation in Malaysia to support the expansion of its international operations. Consolidating its position as the owner of the world's largest Ganoderma lucidum plantation.
Introduced a new range of beverages including, Ganocafe Mocha and Gano Schokolade infused with Ganoderma lucidum as part of its product diversification strategy.
Products Expanded 2002
Launched Rooibos tea infused with Ganoderma lucidum as part of its innovative product development process.
Launched an additional two new coffee series - Ganocafe Ginseng Tongkat Ali and Ganocafe Classic - to cater for the growing market demand.
Became the first Asian network marketing company to enter the US market.
Products Expanded 2003
Developed and launched Gano C'real Spirulina a new cereal brand with Ganoderma lucidum as part of its product diversification strategy, catered to the consumers' change of eating habits globally.
Expanded its business operations to India.
Member of the Federation 2004
Became a member of the Federation of Manufacturers Malaysia (FMM).
Rated the "Best Newcomer in Network Marketing" by the Network Marketing Business Journal of America.
Expanded its business operations to Australia, New Zealand, Bangladesh, Canada, and also Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, including Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Yemen.
Continued to innovate its existing products by adding a creamier flavour to Ganocafe Ginseng Tongkat Ali and rebranding it as Gano Supreno, catered for different market segmentation.
Obtained ISO 2005
Obtained ISO 9001:2000 accreditation.
Obtained the therapeutic Goods Administrarion (TGA) from the Australian Regulator for the Ganoderma and Excellium food supplements prior to their Australian launch.
Expanded its business operations to Hong Kong and Singapore.
Eight-Storey in Bangkok 2006
Acquired an eight-storey building in Bangkok as part of the company's expansion in Thailand.
Expanded its business operations to Mongolia and the European Union.
Introduced two new food supplement products - Royal Excellium and Spirograss.
Introduced two new food supplement series under the Noble Garden (NG) banner, including, NG Pearl Feminine and NG Beau Klenz.
Further diversified the personal care product line with the introduction of Gano Transparent Soap added with Ganoderma lucidum.
Completed Construction 2007
Completed the new RM20 milion construction of a world-class manufacturing plant with GMP certification in Kedah, Malaysia.
Launched a new product called Eternity Cordyceps made entirely of Cordycepssinesis.
Gold Series 2008
Developed and launched the 100% water-soluble essence Gold series food supplement products, named, Reishi Gold, Excellium Gold and Cordy Gold to the market.
Developed and implemented an E-Commerce Network Marketing system in Malaysia with i-series food supplement products - i gano, i excellium, i garcino and i sakanno.
Expanded its business operations to Turkey and Uzbekistan.
Expanded its business operations to Kazakhstan, Ukraine and South and Central America.
Strengthened the R&D department 2010
Strengthened the R&D department through investment in new high technology equipment and the appointment of an experienced team of professionals to ensure the production of high quality products.
Launched a new Noble Garden (NG) range of beverages and supplements for the European market, including, NG GanoKoppe 3-in-1, NG Gano Black Koppe, NG Gano Mocha, NG C'real, NG Brown Romance, NG Ganoderma and NG Excellium.
Expanded its business operations to Taiwan, Latvia and Russia.
Expanded its business operations to Belarus.
Obtained GMP 2012
Obtained GMP certification for the cosmetic manufacturing plant.
Developed and launched a new coffee series called Ganocafe Hazelnut Coffee enriched with hazelnut and Ganoderma lucidum extract.
Developed and launched a new cosmetic series of beverages called BellaGene, a collagen drink formulated with strawberry juice to enhance the skin's natural beauty.
Expanded its business operations to Tajikistan.
Obtained the food safety (MeSTI) certification from the Ministry of Health Malaysia.
Luvoco Brand Launched 2014
A breakthrough in the coffee capsule industry with its new "LUVOCO" brand - the world's first gourmet coffee capsule enriched with 100% water-soluble Ganoderma lucidum extract.
Expanded its business operations to Azerbaijan, Cambodia, China, and Kyrgyzstan.
"Be Empowered & Be Excellent" 2015
Expanded its business operations to South Korea, Vietnam and Indonesia.
Obtained the Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) certification.
Began work on the World's First Gano Discovery Centre, when completed, allows visitors to explore the Ganoderma world of Gano Excel.
Hosted the Gano Excel Global Convention at the Putrajaya International Convention Center (PICC) on 30th September 2015 in conjunction with its 20th Anniversary. The theme of the event was "Be Empowered & Be Excellent"