History

  • 2009

    2009

    140 years of Radenska, Gold Medal Monde Selection for Radenska Plus BodyShape and launch of the sale of Radenska Plus BodyShape.

  • 2008

    2008

    Reforming the trademarks Radenska Classic, Light and Naturelle and Radenska Plus into functional waters is completed. The International award Monde Selection Grand Gold Medal and the Slovenian Oskar award are received.

  • 2006

    2006

    Sale of the new trademark, OAZA.

  • 2005

    2005

    Pivovarna Laško d.d. sells the healing activity of Radenska - that is Zdravilišče Radenci to the Sava Group d.d. and its tourist sector. The management board of Radenska d.d. moves to Boračeva into a newly-renovated office building.

  • 2002

    2002

    Sale of functional waters with the trademark IZVIR +.

  • 2000

    2000

    Pivovarna Laško d.d. becomes the largest shareholder of Radenska d.d. Radenci and Radenska is, with its wide portfolio, the leading producer of natural mineral water and soft drinks.

  • 1999

    1999

    Radenska buys the trademark ORA and, under this trademark, sells "Swing" starting in 2000. The trademark 'Šum' is reformed to 'Stil' with no sugar.

  • 1997

    1997

    Reusable plastic bottles, the Radenska ACE vitamin drink and Mineral water with juice for more demanding consumers are introduced. The drinking and spring water 'Izvir' and isotonic drink, called 'Sprint', were introduced.

  • 1996

    1996

    Radenska becomes a joint stock company - Radenska d.d. Radenci (short title). Today, Pivovarna Laško is a major shareholder of Radenska d.d.

  • 1995

    1995

    Production and sale of iced tea - a success on the market within the segment of non-carbonated soft drinks.

  • 1990

    1990

    A new plastic bottle was introduced. A contract concluded with Pepsi Co. on filling the licenced drinks from the Pepsi family. A new plant with carbon dioxide completed.  Sale of soft drinks in cans.

  • 1986

    1986

    New trademarks of mineral waters were introduced - Miral (low in minerals and carbon dioxide) and Radin (non-carbonated mineral water). A new soft drink šum - on the basis of artificial sweeteners, also intended for diabetics.

  • 1983

    1983

    Filling and sale of the new low calorie soft drink, Stil.

  • 1981

    1981

    One of most important sports events organized by Radenska is the traditional and international "Marathon of Three Hearts", organised for the first time on 30 May 1981, the starting and the finishing lines were in front of the Hotel Radin.

  • 1980

    1980

    Opening of a factory for filling equipment, an outbuilding for the Hotel Radin is built - the Hotel Miral.

  • 1978

    1978

    The production of the soft drink 'Swing' begins. For the export markets, a new bottle with an aluminium capsule is introduced.

  • 1972

    1972

    In that year, Radenska reaches a record sale of mineral water in the amount of 217 million litres. Construction of a new modern filling plant in Boračeva starts. Integration of tourism in Pomurje is concluded under the auspices of Radenska.

  • 1971

    1971

    Radin Hotel was built in Radenci. The first category A hotel in northeastern Slovenia.  The launch of the first low calorie drink, Deit, produced with Radenska mineral water.

  • 1969

    1969

    100th Anniversary of Radenska. A new filling line for 7 000 bottles per hour in the facility of Petanjci, and an additional filling line for 12 000 bottles per hour in the Boračeva facility. A new monument was unveiled symbolizing three hearts in Radenci.

  • 1968

    1968

    Drinking water captured in Podgrad. Plastic carriers for bottles were introduced. They replaced wood boxes and wired carriers.

  • 1966

    1966

    Extensive geo-research was completed and new springs included. In November, the vocational school "Slatinar" opens its doors in Radenci. Twenty-one students from Radenska and Rogaška Slatina enrolled in the first year.

  • 1964

    1964

    The health resort Zdraviliški dom was built with 120 beds, surgeries, laboratories, x-ray, etc. In the forest of Zalog at Boračeva a guesthouse called JeŽ was opened (now Lovski dom LD Radenci).

  • 1963

    1963

    In the park café, the first 20th century Chamber music Festival took place, which took the name of Radenci from Radenska to all the continents.

  • 1962

    1962

    At the occasion of celebrating the 80th anniversary of Zdravilišče Radenska Slatina, the outside pools including an Olympic pool were open, along with a renovated café and a residential area with 34 small houses in the park in Radenci.

  • 1961

    1961

    The first mechanised plant, manufactured by the Simonazzi factory in Parma, Italy, for filling mineral water with the capacity of 4000 bottles per hour, was opened.

  • 1960

    1960

    Merging the activity of filling mineral water and healing activities to create the Health resort Radenska slatina.

  • 1950

    1950

    Initiation of labour self-management with election of the first works council on 1 August 1950.

  • 1945

    1945

    The end of World War II, the company was nationalised and became a part of general public property. In 1947, Petanjska mineral water underwent the same procedure.

  • 1938

    1938

    The sale of 10 million bottles of Radenska water, which was the result of a successful and efficient advertising campaign in newspapers, leaflets and brochures written in several languages. A modern pub for drinking mineral water was built - The Glass Hall.

  • 1936

    1936

    Initiation of the three hearts brand logo created by the author Milko Bambič from Trieste.

  • 1923

    1923

    Radenska mineral water gains the reputation as healing water.  Electrification of Radenci, followed by Boračeva in 1931.

  • 1920

    1920

    A dwarf appears on the labels of Radenska mineral water.

  • 1908

    1908

    Eruption of carbon dioxide in Boračeva - the amazing pressure throws 4 wagons of sand from the drill.

  • 1902

    1902

    The sale of springs in Boračeva - Johan Deller sells the springs to the quickly growing company in Radenci.

  • 1890

    1890

    The railway from Radgona to Ljutomer is opened. Expensive and slow transport provided by horses is replaced by the railway; sale of the spring water increased strongly and reached 1 million bottles sold that year.

  • 1884

    1884

    Launch of exploiting Petanjska mineral water.

  • 1882

    1882

    Launch of healing tourism based on the mineral water.

  • 1871

    1871

    Analysis of the mineral water is carried out by PhD Miteregger in Klagenfurt.

  • 1870

    1870

    37 000 bottles of mineral water had already been filled and sold.

  • 1869

    1869

    First clay bottles of mineral water filled.

  • 1865

    1865

    PhD Karel Henn buys out the land and starts searching for the main vein of the mineral water spring. The first bottles made of clay are filled with mineral water.

  • 1833

    1833

    A student of medicine, Karel Henn, discovers the springs of mineral water.