The firm LION of St. Nikola was founded in 1998. It started with the purchase of machines for packing powders and granular products from Italy and organizing the production of food packaging products.
In 1999 Business Plan, was made, for the purchase of equipment to start producing cocoa cream products.
In 2001 LION took part in the project PRIZMA of the U.S. government for donating money.
2002. Lyon LLC represented by Riste Ristevski in competition from 50 companies and organizations was selected firm offered the best business project and received funds from, to purchase machines for packing chocolates. This was the reason, LION to work harder to justify given confidence and proves on the market.
2003. LION recognition by the Mayor and Council of Sveti Nikole for most prespective firm in Sveti Nikole.
The period that followed was a period of development, increasing the range of products, winning the domestic market and animation on the markets in the region. With the increasing volume of production company LION concluded that the space of 300m2, in which the flow of production process, not an opportunity for greater development. LION began a project to build a new production plant with an area of 4000m2 by world standards. Installing new production lines, consultation with experts, visits to trade fairs and export enterprises in several countries.
In March 2004 LION moved to new production plants, where they were installed and new production lines.
In 2005. LION started the project for implementation of HACCP system in production.
In January 2006 the HACCP system was successfully implemented and fully certified in order to offer highest quality and safe product to end customers.
In 2007 LION certified ISO 22000th In November he received the award Krste Petkov Misirkov for achievements in the economy.
Today LION from Sveti Nikole is a successful company that has 80 employees, produces high-quality confectionary products, awarded with gold medals in the retracted fairs and events. Besides the domestic market, the products of LION sales in many countries of the region and Europe. The volume of production is 2500 tons LION confectionery per year with a plan for steady growth and increased production, the conquest of new markets and expanding range of productsy.