TFS Takasago Fluidic Systems

Company History

July 1959 Takasago Electric founded at 2-1 Itabashi-cho, Naka-ku, Nagoya.
January 1963 Company name changed to Takasago Electric, Inc. with a corporate status.
April 1967 Takasago Denki Shoji Co., Ltd. founded.
July 1967 Office and the factory moved to new building built at 66 Kakitsubata, Narumi-cho,
Midori-ku, Nagoya.
June 1975 Additional building of clean room section as a dedicated workshop for inert solenoid
valves for analysis and medical applications.
April 1980 Solenoid valves with all PTFE wetted materials adopted by ISCO, Inc. (USA) and export to
foreign countries commenced.
March 1990 Capital increased with capital participation received from Nagoya Small and
Medium Business Investment & Consultation Co.,Ltd.
April 1994 First overseas distributor established in the U.K.
January 1999 Received Good Company Special Encouragement Award from
The Medium and Small Business Research Institute.
September 1999 Quality management system ISO 9001 certificate acquired
April 2000 Authorized as a quality factory by HORIBA, Ltd.
September 2001 Takasago Electric Co., Ltd. established in Hong Kong (Factory established in Shenzhen).
February 2002 Shenzhen factory operation in Hong Kong commenced.
August 2003 Certified by SONY Corporation as a Green Partner.
September 2003 Participated in the establishment of Pico-Device Co. as a result of joint research
with Nagoya Institute of Technology.
November 2003 Takasago Electric (Suzhou) Co., Ltd established in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China.
February 2006 Shenzhen factory integrated to Takasago Electric (Suzhou) Co., Ltd
June 2007 Selected by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry as one of
"300 of Japan's Vibrant Monozukuri (Manufacturing) SMEs" in 2007.