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Company name: Hikaridenki Seisakusho Co., Ltd.
Address:

Higashi Nakahama 7-4-36, Joto Ku, Osaka 536-0023

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Tel: 06-6962-2681
Fax: 06-6968-3420
Established: March, 1951
Capital: 48,000,000 yen
Company representative: Yoshinori Imanishi, Company President
Number of employees: 101 (52 male and 49 female; as of April 1, 2022)
Line of business: Manufacturing of light fittings and accessories
Certifications:

ISO9001:2015 certification acquired

ISO14001:2015 certification acquired

Affiliations:

Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Japan Federation of Lighting Fixture Manufactures Co-operatives

Kansai Lighting Fixture Manufacturers Co-operative

Company’s banks: MUFG Bank, Mizuho Bank

Main customer:

Koizumi Lighting Technology Corp.

Corporate History

1951 Established in Kawara Machi, Minami Ku, Osaka
1954 Moves to Nakahama Cho, Joto Ku, Osaka
1955 The company is incorporated; increases production capacity
1958 Expands into the Chukyo region; extends its market
1962 Reconstructs the factory; establishes a new laboratory
1963 Employs HISHIMETAL (plastic film-laminated steel sheets) for light fittings – first of its kind in Japan
1968 Establishes a new factory (Factory 2) near the head office in the same district
1969 Issues new shares and increases capital; paid-in capital is 10 million yen
1970 Approved as a factory permitted to display Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) accreditation (JIS-C8106 Fluorescent lamp luminaires for commercial, industrial and public lighting)
1972 Issues new shares and increases capital; paid-in capital is 20 million yen
1973 Head office moves to Higashi Nakahama, Joto Ku, Osaka; new head office building is built (5 stories above ground and 1 underground story)
1974 Issues new shares and increases capital; paid-in capital is 40 million yen
1975 Issues new shares and increases capital; paid-in capital is 48 million yen
1976 Acquires the land adjoining the head office; builds a new warehouse
1977 Approved as a factory permitted to display Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) accreditation (JIS-C8115 Fluorescent lamp luminaires for residential lighting)
1978 Obtains type approval for appliances conforming to Class-A electrical appliances and materials
1981 Adopts TQC (Total Quality Control) method; starts QC activities involving the entire company
1982 Approved as a designated factory for the Kanto Branch of the Housing and Urban Development Corporation
1983

Introduces an ERP (enterprise resource planning) system

Approved as a designated factory for the Kanto Branch of the Housing and Urban Development Corporation

Approved as a designated factory for the Department of Construction and Urban Development, Osaka Prefectural Government

1984 Approved as a designated factory for the Osaka Prefectural Housing Corporation
1985 Establishes an online communication system between the company and customers
1986 Introduces a 2-dimensional CAD system
1987

Sets up a new store facility and a lighting division

Former company president Masayoshi Imanishi receives an award for industrial merit from the governor of Osaka Prefecture

1994

Yoshinori Imanishi appointed as the company president

Plans renewal of production equipment

1995 Awarded recognition as an excellent declaration corporation from the Joto Tax Office
1998

Receives an award for merits from the Kansai Lighting Fixture Manufacturers Co-operative

Introduces a 3-dimensional CAD system

2002 Sets up a new laboratory for comprehensive inspection of products and components
2003

Acquires ISO9001:2000 certification

Starts production in Guangdong Province, China

Introduces cellular manufacturing

2004 Reconstructs the ERP system
2005 Sets up a new photometric room
Installs the first profile extrusion molding machine
2007 Acquires ISO14001:2004 certification
2008 Installs the second profile extrusion molding machine
2009

Sets up a new production line dedicated for LED light fittings

Installs a salt spray tester

Updates ISO14001 certification to the 2008 version

2010

Introduces optical simulation software

Upgrades the heat testing equipment

2011

Expanded the LED light fittings production line (clean room)

Introduces thermo-fluid simulation software

2016

Expanded the production line for new types of downlights

2017

ISO 9001:2015 updated certification

ISO 14001:2015 updated certification

2019

November:Awarded recognition as an excellent declaration corporation from the Joto Tax Office

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