About YOSHIKAWA ELEX CO., LTD.
Started as a small personal business under the name of YOSHIDA DENKI.
Founded YOSHIKAWA DENKI, LTD.
Built a new factory and moved operations to current location
Changed company name to YOSHIKAWA ELECTRIC WORKS, LTD.
Reached a capital of 4 million yen and changed the name to YOSHIKAWA ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Constructed a sheet metal factory at Nisshin-cho,
Aichi-gun then started processing various types of precision sheet metal and metal cases for transformers.
The company's capital increased to 6 million yen
Completion of the current Head Office Building and company's capital reached 12 million yen
Established the second Nisshin factory.
Established Nagoya factory as headquarters and extend a office building.
Extended the Nisshin factory office.
Pulled the first Nisshin factory down to build a new threestoried factory with twice the area.
Changed company name to YOSHIKAWA ELEX CO., LTD.
Established a new Nagoya factory as headquarters and an office and a warehouse.
The 50th anniversary of the establishment
Started assembly business.
Extended Nisshin factory.
Installed a production control system (APC21) in Nisshin factory to improve efficiency.
Established YOSHIKAWA ELEX TRADE (SHANGHAI) CO.,LTD. in China.
Installed a laser cutting machine (ML2512HVIP) made in MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC.
Established CHANGSHU MARUYOSHI ELECTRIC CO.,LTD. in China.
Earned a UL standard insulation system.
Installed a hybrid bending machine (HG1704) made in AMADA.
Masaki Yoshidawas was elected as President and there was re-structuring in the organization.
Installed a production and sale control system in the transformer department to improve efficiency.
Installed an automatic line on the blank process to realize the 24 hours operation.
Installed a dual servo bending machine (EG6013) made in AMADA.
Established Meinishi factory (Transformer department) at Kiyosu-shi, Aichi-ken.