1930

Ran a start-up private business SATO HAGANE store in Kayaba-cho Tokyo

1937

Reorganized SATO HAGANE store into SATOSHOJI partnership firm (capital: 0.3 million yen)

1949

Established SATOSHOJI Corporation (capital: 5 million yen)

1954

Established Osaka branch, Niigata branch, Akita branch, and Fukushima branch

1955

Established an industrial plant for our western tableware
Started to delivered tableware for airline food to JAL

1956

Established Nagoya branch

1957

Established Sanshinkogyo Co., Ltd

1960

Established Japan clutch Co., Ltd
Established Hiroshima branch

1962

Listed second section of Tokyo stock market
Established Hamamatsu branch and Shiga branch

1963

Established Sapporo branch

1964

Established Ota branch

1966

Established Nagoya zakka branch (Currently, Nagoya LIFE branch)

1969

Established Osaka-Minami zakka branch (Currently, Osaka LIFE branch)

1970

Established Kanagawa branch

1972

Established Shizuoka branch and Hiroshima zakka branch (Currently, Hiroshima LIFE branch)

1973

Established Nagaoka branch
Established Saitama branch and Fukuoka zakka branch (Currently, Fukuoka LIFE branch)

1974

Completed Kanagawa coil center
Established Kumamoto branch and Yamagata branch

1982

Received Good design award of stacking ashtray
Established Hokuetsu branch

1983

Established Tochigi branch

1986

NKK assigned SATOSHOJI Corporation as the first order company

1987

Complete Tochigi coil manufacturing center

1988

Listed the first section of Tokyo stock market from the second section

1992

Established Niigata distribution center

1995

Contract distributorship agreement with DANSK

1996

Established Indonesia representative office
Established Tosu branch (Currently, Kyushu branch)

1998

Received Good design award of kitchenware

2000

70th Anniversary

2001

Established Koriyama branch

2002

Established Iwate office (Currently, Iwate branch)
Established SATO Niigata manufacturing center Co., Ltd and made it our subsidiary (Currently, NK TECH K.K.)

2003

Made Yuasa steel industry Co., Ltd our subsidiary (Currently, Metal-act Co., Ltd)

2004

Established Electronic materials Dept (Currently, Electronics Dept)
Established Hong Kong SATOSHOJI Overseas affiliated company and made it our subsidiary

2005

Established Shanghai representative office
Established Business development section (Currently, Business development Dept)

2007

Established Tomakomai branch
Established SATO SHOJI (THAILAND) CO., LTD. and made it our subsidiary
Established Shanghai-Sasho Trade Co., Ltd and made it our subsidiary

2008

Established UNT JAPAN (Currently, SATO GENETEC CORPORATION)
Established Okayama-steel stock center

2009

Established Toyama branch

2010

Moves Head Quarters to Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
80th Anniversary
Established SATO SHOJI (VIETNAM) CO., LTD. and made it our subsidiary
Established Nagoya-steel stock center
Established SATO SHOJI KOREA CO.,LTD. and made it our subsidiary
Established SATO CHEMIGLASS CORPORATION and made it our subsidiary
Established Fukushima second coil center

2011

Established UCHIDA-SATO TECH (THAILAND) CO.,LTD. and made it our subsidiary
Established SOGABE (SUZHOU) GEAR REDUCER CO.,LTD.
Established SATO SHOJI (SHENZHEN) CO.,LTD. and made it our subsidiary
Acquired ISO14001 certification at all our offices in Japan

2012

Established YUASA SATO (THAILAND) CO.,LTD.
Established PT.SATO-SHOJI INDONESIA and made it our subsidiary

2013

Established Kansai-steel stock center

2015

Established SATO TECHNO SERVICE (THAILAND) CO.,LTD.
Established DAITO KOGYO CO.,LTD. and made it our subsidiary

2016

Established SATO SHOJI (VIETNAM) CO., LTD. HANOI BRANCH
Established SATO SHOJI SHANGHAI CO.,LTD. CHANGZHOU BRANCH
Established SATO-SHOJI INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED and made it our subsidiary

2017

Established SATO CHEMICAL GLASS (SUZHOU) CO.,LTD.
Established PS DEVICE & MATERIAL INC.

2018

Established SATO-SHOJI (CAMBODIA) CO.,LTD. and made it our subsidiary
Established SATO SHOJI (GUANGZHOU) CO.,LTD. and made it our subsidiary
Relocation Kanagawa coil center

2019

Established FUJI JIDOSHA KOGYO CO.,LTD. and made it our subsidiary

2020

Established SATO SHOJI ASIA PACIFIC PTE.LTD. and made it our subsidiary

2021

Established POLYHOSE SATO SHOJI METAL WORKS PRIVATE LIMITED

2022

Made HANSHIN SPECIAL STEEL CO., LTD. our subsidiary

Listed Tokyo Stock Exchange Prime Market