Mr. P.Y. Young, chairman of the board of
directors of Four Pillars, and his classmates, C.C. Young, C.Y.
Cheng, Y.T. Hsieh, founded the Wei Mei Chemical Factory, which
produced the first roll of cellophane adhesive tape in Taiwan.
Subsequently, Mr. P.Y. Young, along with Messrs. S.Y. Wang, T. Chou,
and C.B. Wan, founded Four Pillars Processing Factory to manufacture
paper-backed aluminum foil, grease proof paper and waterproof
asphalt paper. Ltd. in 1960 and Four Pillars was merged with Wei Mei
Chemical Factory in the following year. Four
Pillars has Processing Factory was
reorganized as Four Pillars Enterprise Co., experienced rapid growth
since the end of this period.