1947 - Indiana Stamp Company is founded by Don Bieber in November 1947
Elsewhere: The Polaroid camera is invented, a UFO crashes at Roswell, New Mexico, Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier in baseball, Walter Morrison invents the Frisbee, the World Series is broadcast live for the first time
1960s - Indiana Stamp begins manufacturing ribbed rubber type
Elsewhere: Many civil rights milestones are reached during this decade, JFK and Martin Luther King, Jr. are both assassinated, the first Super Bowl is played, color television in prime time becomes the norm, Neil Armstrong walks on the moon, and Woodstock is attended by thousands
1988 - Indiana Stamp begins marketing RIBtype product line
Elsewhere: The Hubble Space Telescope is put into operation, The first major computer virus infects computers connected to the Internet , Wrigley Field in Chicago becomes the last MLB park to add lights for night games, Discovery launched as first post-Challenger space shuttle flight
1989 - United RIBtype Company is formed as a division of Indiana Stamp Company
Elsewhere: Time, Inc. and Warner Communications form Time Warner, Hurricane Hugo strikes the East Coast, First release of Microsoft Office, The Simpsons debuts
1992 - URC begins manufacturing a metric version RIBtype® compatible with European brands
1992 - The largest shopping mall in the US, Minnesota's Mall of America, is constructed spanning 78 acres; The North America Free Trade Agreement is signed, Hurricane Andrew hits Florida
2002 - United RIBtype purchases the assets of Base Lock Rubber Type, our largest competitor in the US
Elsewhere: The Euro becomes the official currency of twelve of the European Union's Members , Kelly Clarkson Wins First American Idol Contest, Department of Homeland Security is created
2004 - URC moves into a new 30,000 square foot facility that houses all three ISC divisions: Indiana Stamp, United RIBtype, and Indiana Signworks.
Elsewhere: Enormous tsunami devastates Asia; Facebook is launched, Martha Stewart is convicted of a felony, Ken Jennings wins over 2.5 million dollars on Jeopardy!