Launched Imasen’s founding product, beloved by many people
Established Imasen Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.
Constructed Inuyama Factory in Inuyama Town, Niwa District, Aichi Prefecture (currently Inuyama City) .
Launched production of a wide variety of lamps
Started the production of relays.
Launched production of arm- and wire-type wind regulators
Constructed Okayama Plant in Mizushima City, Okayama Prefecture.
Established Imasen Kogyo Co., Ltd. in Inuyama City, Aichi Prefecture (changed trade name to Knight Beam Co., Ltd. in 1972) .
Constructed Nagoya Plant in Inuyama City, Aichi Prefecture.
Started the production of seat reclining adjusters.
Started the production of seat slide adjusters.
Established Imasen Electric & Machinery Co., Ltd. in Taiwan.
Separated the wind regulator division and established Knight Co., Ltd. in Kani-cho, Kani-gun, Gifu Prefecture
(currently Kani City) .(changed trade name to Knight Seiki Co., Ltd. in 1972).
Constructed Horoshima Plant in Hachihonmatsu-cho, Kamo-gun, Hiroshima Prefecture.
Moved the head office to Inuyama City, Aichi Prefecture.
Merged Knight Seiki Co., Ltd. into Kani Plant.(Currently Kani Plant).
Grew to establish core products still delivered to many auto manufacturers today.
Merged Knight Denso Co., Ltd. into Okayama Plant.
Constructed Yaotsu Plant in Yaotsu-cho, Kamo-gun, Gifu Prefecture.
Established Imasen Philippine Manufacturing Corporation in Philippine.
Public offering of stock for over-the-counter dealings
Entered North America market as Imasen
Acquired the ISO 9001.
Constructed new Okayama Plant in Mabi-cho, Kibi-gun, Okayama Prefecture.
Acquired the QS-9000.
Established Guangzhou Imasen Electric Ind. Co., Ltd. in China.
Stocks listed on Nagoya Stock Exchange.
Acquired the ISO 14001 at all domestic plants & head office.
Established Imasen Manufacturing (Thailand) Co., Ltd. in Thailand.
Stocks listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Acquired the ISO/TS 16949.
Merged Knight Beam Co., Ltd. into Harusato Plant.
Start of operation at Gifu Plant.
Established Imasen Manufacturing India Private Limited in India.
Established Imasen Bucyrus Technology Inc. Tennessee Plant in Tennessee, USA
Established Wuhan Imasen Electric Industrial Co.,Ltd. in China.
Established Imasen Mexico Technology S.A. de C.V. in Mexico.
Established PT.Imasen Parts Indonesia in Bekasi, Indonesia.
Created new businesses and technologies, cultivated global human resources responsible for founding the next generation Imasen Group (Development Center)
Developed a shared management philosophy from Imasen’s Showa Era history based on the theme “learning from the past” envisioning the Company’s ideal future state (History Hall)
Established Germany Branch.
Launched aLQ(Non-powered walking assist).
Entered into a capital and business alliance with TS TECH Co., Ltd.