Arikan Ithalt Saat Sanayi Ve Dis Ticaret Ltd. Sti. was originally established in 1984 in Istanbul, Turkey, as a watch company. Its subsidiary, Arkian Accessories, became a distributor of world renowned brands of timepieces in Turkey. Since 1998, it has been a distributor of one of the world's top digital watch brands, Jaga. In 2004, Arikan Accessories transformed from a watch company to a children’s fashion accessory establishment, acquiring international licenses of popular brands such as Winx Club, Barbie, Disney, Disney Cars, Hot Wheels, Pucca, Spiderman, Action Man, Sponge Bob Squarepants, Betty Boop, High School Musical, Hannah Montana and Ben 10.
Arikan’s wide spectrum of products include watches, sunglasses, hair accessories, home accessories, alarm clocks, wall clocks, gift boxes, stickers, porcelain mugs, plastic cups, photo frames, photo albums, musical jewelry boxes, writing boards, table and chair sets, plush pillows, belts, phone accessories and badges.
Today, Arikan Accessories holds full licensee rights for the importation, production, sales and marketing of leading brands in Turkey, Eastern Europe and the Middle East. It has been an active exporter since March 2008 with an aim of expanding its innovative products on these markets.