Began operations in Omori Ward, Tokyo (now Ota Ward, Tokyo)
Established IZUMI PRODUCTS COMPANY (predecessor of current company)
Began production of electric shaver blades
Began OEM supply of electric appliances such as electric shavers and hair dryers
Developed hydraulic tools and began supplying them to Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Public Corporation and electric power companies
Built headquarters factory in Sasaga district of Matsumoto
Began cultivating overseas market for electric shavers
Developed and began OEM supply of rotary electric shavers
Developed and began sales of E-Robo series, the world’s first rechargeable hydraulic tools
Developed and began export of two-blade rotary electric shavers
Established electric appliance production subsidiary in Shenzhen
Became first company in Japan to acquire ISO9001 certification for hydraulic tools
Acquired ISO9001 certification for electric appliances
IZUMI PRODUCTS COMPANY (former company) submitted application under Civil Rehabilitation Act
With WISE PARTNERS, Inc. and the Development Bank of Japan Inc. as investors, IZUMI HOLDINGS Co., Ltd. (name later changed to IZUMI PRODUCTS COMPANY) received the transfer of hydraulics tool and electric appliance business from the former company
Juichiro Shima appointed chief executive officer
Began rotary blade production on new line
Set up syndicate loan with two local regional banks participating
The TMCAP2011 Investment Limited Partnership managed and operated by Tokio Marine Capital Co., Ltd. acquired all outstanding shares of our company from the Development Bank of Japan Inc. and the WP1 Investment Limited Partnership operated by WISE PARTNERS, Inc.
New equity participation by the Mercuria Japanese Industry Growth Support Fund managed and operated primarily by Mercuria Investment Co., Ltd.
Began Japanese marketing of rotary shavers that use new technology featuring spinning outside blades
Merged with TMC BUYOUT8 Co., Ltd., which was financed by the TMCAP2011 Investment Limited Partnership and the Mercuria Japanese Industry Growth Support Fund
Launch of 7th Generation Battery Operated Tool with the pressure sensor and the GPS function. Bluetooth connection enables the management of operation history on the computer.
Maxell Holdings, Ltd. and Development Bank of Japan Inc. acquired all outstanding shares of our company.