As the business progressed, the place became too small to cater for lager production capacity. The cottage was then moved to a shop cum work place. The first company formed was then known as Ngee Ming Shoemaker. Mr.Y.T.Fong started to employ more workers to increase production output. Besides selling some of his final products in his shop he also distributed to shoe retailer. The business had expanded and soon the company also manufactured police and army boots, as well as police belts.