Company Profile

Company Profile

Name of the Company Shigeru Industry Co., Ltd.
Date of Establishment May 15, 1959
President Shoichi Iyama, President and Representative Director
Line of Business Manufacturing and sales of residential stainless steel sinktops
Manufacturing and sales of stainless steel home appliances
Pressing of metal products
Capital 98,720,000 JPY
Major Shareholders NS-Stainless Corporation
Nippon Steel & Sumikin Stainless Steel Corporation

Number of Employees 85
Locations Head office: Joetsu-shi, Niigata
Sales Division: Kita-ku, Tokyo
Joetsu Factory: Joetsu-shi, Niigata
Major Customers Panasonic Eco Solutions Housing Equipment Co., Ltd.
TOTO HIGHLIVING LTD.
Cleanup Corporation
TAKARA STANDARD CO., LTD.
Housetec Inc.
IKEA JAPAN
LIXIL Corporation
Other domestic kitchen manufacturers
(Listed in random order)

History

May, 1959 Established in Toda-shi, Saitama
October, 1961 Started the manufacture of stainless kitchen counters
August, 1962 Built a new factory in Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa
August, 1975 Strengthened the business foundations with a capital fund from Sumikin group companies (mainly Nippon Stainless Steel Corporation, the former name of Nippon Steel & Sumikin Stainless Steel Corporation) and their participation in the management.
July, 1991 Built a new factory in Joetsu-shi, Niigata
June, 1991 Closed Toda Factory and moved the headquarter to Saitama-shi, Saitama
May, 2009 50th anniversary of foundation
March, 2010 Closed Fujisawa Factory and started all of the manufacturing at Joetsu Factory