well-established

,well-es`tablished adjective
having existed for a long time, and having been successful or accepted for a long time:
a well-established company/hotel
a well-established practice/principle/tradition: It was a well-established tradition until the turn of the century.

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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