Corporate Summary

Corporate Summary

Company Name Yamato Scientific Co., Ltd.
President Satoshi Morikawa
Headquarters 17F Muromachi Higashi Mitsui Bldg.(COREDO Muromachi 1), 2-2-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0022
Foundation March 4, 1889
Incorporated November 27, 1946
Capital 100,000,000 yen ($950,000)
Accounting Period September
Gross Sales Non-consolidated Basis 27.7 billion yen
Consolidated Basis 73.9 billion yen
Yamato Group Total 86.8 billion yen
*As of September 2017
Employee Non-consolidated Basis 705
Consolidated 1215
Yamato Group Total 1314
**As of October 2017
Factories & Offices Headquarters, Monzennaka-cho Annex, Minami Alps Factory, R&D Center, Advanced Technology Research Center, Tokyo Technology Center, Domestic Base (Sapporo, Sendai, Maebashi, Tsukuba, Kita-Kanto, Chiba, Tokyo, Tokyo-Kita, Tokyo-Nishi, Kawasaki, Yokohama, Atsugi, Nagano, Shizuoka, Nagoya, Hokuriku, Keiji, Kansai, Hiroshima, Fukuoka)
Overseas Base (San Francisco, Shanghai, Beijing, Xi' An, Guang Zhou, Chongqing, Cologne)

Board of Directors

Chairperson Kaori Morikawa
President & CEO Satoshi Morikawa
Managing Director Nobuo Kekehi
Director Takashi Morikawa
Outside Director Hiroshi Kanke
Auditor Shigeto Nakamura
Specially Appointed Executive Officer Shinichi Fujita
Katsuhiko Kihara
Managing Executive Officer Akira Yoshida
Executive Officer Tetsuya Mouri
Yutaka Inoue
Tetsuji Haseda
Yoshiyuki Sato
Kikunobu Inaki

Business Contents

  1. Development, manufacture and domestic/overseas sales for scientific instruments, test & research facilities, analysis & measurement device, examinations & inspection device, and medical equipment.
  2. Inspections & calibrations and preventive maintenance services for the above contents.
  3. Design, construction, total relocation, reform and consultant services for research facilities in universities, institutes, etc.

ISO Certification

We have always been trying to improve operational quality by acquiring ISO certification.

  • ISO14001

    ・Minami Alps Factory

  • ISO13485

    ・Minami Alps Factory

  • ISO9001

    ・Minami Alps Factory

  • ISO9001

    ・Field Engineering Department

Holidays

Saturday, Sunday, Summer Vacation, Year-end and New-year (124 holidays a year)

Benefit Programs

  1. 40 resort facilities under contract
  2. Health insurance, welfare pension, employee insurance and compensation insurance
  3. Retirement benefit, corporate pension, employees' savings scheme and employee self-holding stocks union

Education, Training

>New employee training courses, various level courses, Reimbursement for qualification attainment, and MVP/MIP/MIG systems

Organizations participating in

>Japan Federation of Scientific Instrument Associations, Japan analysis Instrument Association, Japan pharmaceutical equipment & Machinery Association, Japanese Society of Medical Instrumentation, Tokyo Organization Glass Association (TOGA), The Chemical Society of Japan, The Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry, The Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Association of Tokyo Business, The Japan Society for Analytical chemistry, Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology and Agrochemistry, Tokyo Measurement Association, Tokyo Trade Center, Metrology, Measurement Control Association, and Japan International Cooperation Center, Japan Association for Promotion of Science Education and Equipment.

Banks (Headquarters)

head office Mizuho Bank Ltd.
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation.
Shoko Chukin Bank

History

1889 Founded as"Yamato Sosuke Morikawa Company" by Sosuke Morikawa, First President
1915 Issued first Comprehensive Catalog
First development and manufacture for X-ray tube in Japan
1941 Established "Yamato Scientific Instruments Ltd.". Sosuke Morikawa Jr. became 2nd President.
1946 Yamato Scientific Instruments, Ltd. reorganized to Yamato Scientific Instruments Co, Ltd.
1948 Created distributor networks in Hokkaido, Tohoku, Kanto, Shinetsu, Hokuriku, Chubu, Kinki and Kyushu regions.
1966 Held the 1st domestic distributors meeting
1968 Completion of Atsugi Factory in Kanagawa Inland Industrial Park
1972 Yamato Scientific Instruments Co., Ltd. renamed to Yamato Scientific Co., Ltd.
Tatsumi Morikawa became the 3rd president
Established Yamato Express Co,. Ltd.
1976 Opened Atsugi Distribution Center within Atsugi Factory area
1977 Established Yamato Lab-Tech Co., Ltd. after incorporation of Atsugi Factory and Research Facility Department.
1981 Completion of Yamanashi Factory in Kosai Industrial Park (current Minami Alps Factory)
1982 Established Yamato USA, Inc. in Illinois
Established a medical device sales company, Yamato Medical Co. Ltd.
1989 Celebrated 100th anniversary establishment
1995 Established stock Yamato Environmental Technology Research Institute
1999 Satoshi Morikawa became the 4th president
Yamato Glass Co., Ltd. listed on JASDAQ
2000 Established Morikawa Yamato Medical Co. Ltd. (Merging Yamato Medical Co. Ltd. and Morikawa Medical device Manufacture Co. Ltd.)
Established SUNMEDIX Co., Ltd. (Merging Morikawa Yamato Medical Co. Ltd. and Ishii Medical Factory Co. Ltd.)
2003 Started “ Yamato Renaissance Campaign” promoting Yamato Brand Products
2004 Established Yamato Scientific Shanghai Corp.
2005 Established Yamato Scientific Chongqing Co., Ltd.
2006 New R&D Center opened at Minami Alps Factory
Yamato Glass Co., Ltd. renamed to Yamato Material Co., Ltd.
2010 Opened Monzennaka-cho Annex
2012 Established Yamato Techno Engineering Co., Ltd.
2013 Relocation of headquarters (Nihonbashi Muromachi, Tokyo)
2014 Commemorated 125th Anniversary
2015 Established Lab Design Systems Co., Ltd.
2016 Completion of Yamato Scientific Chongqing Co., Ltd. new factory