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Milbon Corporate History
Established in the 60’s, a leading Japanese haircare company specializing in innovative products and professional salon solutions.
Yutaka Beauty Chemicals Co., Ltd. and attached factory established within Higashi Yodogawa-ku, Osaka for the manufacture and sale of cosmetics products.
Kire Factory was established in Higashi Sumiyoshi-ku Osaka.
Trade name changed to Milbon Co., Ltd.
Ueno Factory established in Ueno City (now Iga City), Mie Prefecture; Kire Factory closed.
Tokyo Branch opened in Minato-ku, Tokyo.
Ueno Dai-Ni Factory established in Ueno City (now Iga City), Mie Prefecture.
Osaka Branch opened in Miyakojima-ku, Osaka.
Nagoya Branch opened in Naka-ku, Nagoya.
Training Center opened in Miyakojima-ku, Osaka.
Launch of the Field Person Strategy Inaugural Class enters company.
Launch of the TAC Product Development System.
Aoyama Factory established in Aoyama-cho, Naga-gun (now Iga City), Mie Prefecture.
Launched the NIGELLE, a brand for creating natural-looking hairstyles.
Company stock registered with the Japan Securities Dealers Association for over-the-counter trading.
Central Research Institute established in Asahi-ku, Osaka.
LISCIO, a hair straightening system using iron technology, launched.
Aoyama Factory expanded.
Company listed on the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Training Center and employee dormitory established in Joto-ku, Osaka.
Company listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
MILBON USA, Inc. established in New York City, United States of America.
Yumegaoka Factory established in Iga City, Mie Prefecture.
ORDEVE, a hair color line compatible with foil placement techniques, launched.
Milbon Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. established in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China.
Milbon Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. Studio opened in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China.
Production Technology Development Center established at the Yumegaoka Factory.
Milbon Korea Co., Ltd. established in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Launched AUJUA, a premium hair care brand born from Japan’s social climate, culture, and hair characteristics.
Tokyo Branch expanded and renovated; Marketing Department spun off and established as the Tokyo Office (now the Jingumae Sales Office).
MILBON (THAILAND) CO., LTD. established in Rayong Province, Kingdom of Thailand.
MILBON (THAILAND) CO., LTD. Factory established in Rayong Province, Kingdom of Thailand.
Tokyo Ginza Branch opened in Chuo-ku, Tokyo.
Launch of milbon, a premium hair care brand for “360 Degree Beautiful Hair.”
Yumegaoka Factory expanded.
Announced a capital and business alliance with KOSÉ Corporation.
AUJUA, a premium brand, upgraded.
MILBON MALAYSIA SDN. BHD. established in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
MILBON VIETNAM CO., LTD. established in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
iMPREA, a premium brand for salon exclusive cosmetics, launched.
SOPHISTONE, a hair color brand for Europe and North America, launched.
MILBON SINGAPORE PTE. LTD. established in Singapore.
Milbon (Zhejiang) Cosmetics Co., Ltd. established in Zhejiang Province, People’s Republic of China.
Tokyo Aoyama Branch opened in Minato-ku, Tokyo.
Milbon Europe GmbH established in Düsseldorf, Federal Republic of Germany.