Corporate History

1975 August MIMAKI ENGINEERING was founded as a private limited company.
1979 March Opened the Tokyo Sales Office.
1981 May Reorganized into a stock company, MIMAKI ENGINEERING Co., Ltd.
1983 December Started development of the A2 flatbed pen plotter (RY-1003) for OEMs.
1985 February Started sales of the A2 flat pen plotter under the Hokusai brand.
1986 March Started operation of the Kazawa Factory.
June Opened the Osaka Sales Office.
September Opened the Nagoya Sales Office.
1988 June Relocated the head office after extension of the Kazawa Factory.
1990 April Opened sales offices in Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Sendai, Sapporo and Kanazawa.
1995 October
1994 January Relocated the Tokyo Branch Office to Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo.
Opened a showroom.
1995 July Founded MIMAKI ENGINEERING (TAIWAN) Co., Ltd.
1999 January Received ISO 9001 certification.
September Founded MIMAKI USA, INC.
2003 January Opened a showroom in the Osaka Branch Office.
February Moved MIMAKI USA, INC. to Suwanee, Georgia.
June Opened the MIMAKI USA Boston Sales Office.
October Opened the Nagano Development Center.
2004 February Opened the MIMAKI USA Los Angeles Sales Office.
April Founded MIMAKI PRECISION Co., Ltd.
April Opened sales offices in Saitama and Kumamoto.
April Founded MIMAKI EUROPE B.V.
May Built a new headquarters building and commenced operations.
June Acquired WIZTEC Co., Ltd. as a subsidiary.
September Opened the MIMAKI USA Chicago Sales Office.
2005 April Opened the Technical Call Center.
2006 April Acquired GRAPHIC CREATION Co., Ltd. as a subsidiary.
August Relocated the head office to Shigeno-Otsu, Tomi-shi, Nagano Prefecture.
August Relocated MIMAKI PRECISION Co., Ltd. to Shigeno-Otsu, Tomi-shi, Nagano Prefecture.
2007 March Listed on the JASDAQ Securities Exchange.
April Relocated TAIWAN MIMAKI to Tanzih Township, Taichung.
December Founded MIMAKI IJ TECHNOLOGY CO., Ltd.
2008 July Acquired Mimaki-nbn GmbH as a subsidiary.
2009 January Received ISO 14001 certification.
March Consolidated the Kumamoto Sales Office into the Fukuoka Sales Office.
June Founded Shanghai Mimaki Trading Co., Ltd.
July Founded MIMAKI BRASIL COMERCIO E IMPORTACAO LTDA.
September Acquired MIMAKI KANPHOR INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED as a subsidiary.
2010 August Founded MIMAKI PINGHU TRADING CO., LTD.
2011 November Founded PT. MIMAKI INDONESIA.
2013 April Founded MIMAKI AUSTRALIA PTY LTD.
April Founded MIMAKI SINGAPORE PTE. LTD.
April Opened the Kyoto Sales Office.
June Opened the Kobe Sales Office.
July Changed the trade name of Mimaki-nbn GmbH to Mimaki Deutschland GmbH.
July Founded MIMAKI INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED.
September Opened the Shikoku Sales Office.
October Relocated the Osaka Sales Office to Tarumi-cho, Suita-shi, Osaka Prefecture.
2014 October Opened the Yokohama Sales Office.
2015 March Relocated our stock to the Tokyo Stock Exchange First Section.
May Opened the Hachioji Development Center.
July Merged WIZTEC CO.,LTD.
July Opened Shigeno showroom in Tomi, Nagano, Japan.
2016 April Founded MİMAKİ EURASİA DİJİTAL BASKI TEKNOLOJİLERİ PAZARLAMA VE TİCARET LİMİTED ŞİRKETİ.
July Opened the JP Demonstration Center.
July Opened the TA Lab Center.
August Opened the IP Lab Center.
October Acquired Mimaki La Meccanica S.p.A as a subsidiary.
2017 February Founded Mimaki Lithuania, UAB.

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