◯ 2012 Founded in Malaysia
Junno Design is a collaboration between Junn Chee, a Malaysian industrial designer and Anton Nöffke, a South African with wide international experience in management and sales.
Junno Design was founded in Ipoh, Malaysia and commenced manufacture of cutting boards and furniture from salvaged wood under the Tree&Co brand in 2012.
◯ 2016 - Relocation to Japan
In October 2016 the company was selected by the City of Fukuoka in Japan as a promising start-up, and the company relocated to Japan in December of that year to establish Junno Design LLC in Fukuoka in Western Japan. Manufacture of wood and leather care products (waxes, oils and applicators) commenced in Japan in February 2017.
The Japan Patent Office granted Junno Design LLC a trademark for "wood food" in 2018 and the brand continue to expand and gain attention in Japan, Europe and other markets.
◯ 2021 - Expansion to South Korea
In 2021 the company established a branch office in Seoul, South Korea and Junn Chee was appointed the representative in Korea. The company launched a range of its wood food products on in Korea, available at www.woodfood.kr