1914 – 1949
|1914.||Founding President Iwao Yamaguchi rent a shop at Kyutaro-machi, Sembakita, Chuo-ku, Osaka, and established KOEIDO.|
|1930.||In 1930, established KOEIDO Corp.|
|1932.||In 1932, on November 30th, established KOEISHA CO., Ltd. At Bakuro-machi, Higashi-Ku, Osaka.|
Started manufacturing and sales of metal signboard and nameplate.
|1942.||Developed erosion technology for photo characters on Celluloid.|
Received a request to create a celluloid navigation calculator.
|1948.||Changed the company names to “DAIMEI PLASTIC CO., LTD.”|
Relocated the head office to Fukaehigashi, Higashinariku, Osaka-city.
Developed a dial manufacturing method of printing a photo on a glass plate.
Later, the products had gradually changed to an acrylic resin scale, and the leading business items were shifted to synthetic resin nameplates and other molded products.
1950 – 1959
|1950.||Developed new paint suitable for polystyrene nameplate.|
|1951.||Introduced the first injection molding machine in the private sector.|
Completed Japan’s first high-speed injection molding method for nameplates using styrene resin.
|1952.||Succeeded in the development of injection molding and painting processing of radio scale plate using thermo-plastic.|
|1954.||Installed the first 500-ton automatic injection molding machine in Japan. (Matsuda 1st type)|
|1955.||Started secondary finishing work.|
Succeeded in injection molding of CRT television mask for the first time in the world.
|1957.||Imported plastic sheet extrusion equipment from the U.S.|
|1958.||Imported rotary vacuum forming machine from the U.S.|
|1959.||Installed a 1000-ton pre-plasticizing fully automatic injection molding machine, the largest machine in Japan.|
Established Osaka Division. (Currently Daimei Osaka Co., Ltd.)
1960 – 1969
|1963.||Installed Japan’s first large-size machine, the first 1,200-ton screw injection molding machine, and four other large-size machines|
|1966.||Established Saijo Division|
|1968.||Imported deformed extrusion technology from the U.S.|
1970 – 1979
|1970.||Established Nara Division (Currently DAIMEI AMS Co., Ltd.)|
|1972.||Participated in the capital of Osaka Small and Medium Business Investment & Consultation Co., Ltd.|
|1976.||Released own product, the “dog kennel”.|
|1976.||Released own product “Jungle Gym”.|
|1976.||Released own product “Dekodai Block”.|
|1976.||Released own product “Map Play for Mother and Child – Union Map Puzzle Japan”.|
|1978.||Established Daimei Plastic Singapore Co., Ltd.|
|1979.||Participated in the capital of Osaka Small and Medium Business Investment & Consultation Co., Ltd.|
Established Okayama Division. (Currently Daimei Okayama Co., Ltd.)
1980 – 1989
|1985.||Established ECS Division as a mold production department. (ECS=Engineering Center Service)|
Started production of molds to produce an engineering plastic precision part. (Currently DAIMEI ECS Co., Ltd.)
One-step service from mold, injection molding to secondary processing became possible.
|1989.||Installed 1800-ton injection molding machine.|
1990 – 1999
|1990.||Established Meiban Plastic Motegi Co.,Ltd.|
|1993.||Installed two 2,500-ton injection molding machines.|
Established Meiban Plastic Johor. (Malaysia)
|1996.||Established Daimei Santana Indonesia.|
2000 – 2009
|2000.||ISO 14001 Certified.|
|2002.||Developed the private brand, “Healthy Foot Washer”.|
|2006.||Established Daimei Plastic Oita Co.,Ltd.|
2010 – The present
|2010.||Established Daimei Thailand.|
|2013.||Established through corporate separation|
・Daimei Osaka Co.,Ltd.
・Daimei Okayama Co.,Ltd.
・DAIMEI AMS Co.,Ltd.
|2014.||Celebrated 100th anniversary.|
On November 19th, held a ceremony for the 100th anniversary of foundation at Ritz-Carlton Osaka.
|2019.||Installed Carbon 3D printer.|
Started modeling service as a Carbon certified production partner.