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COMPANY NAME BANZAI, LTD.
ADDRESS
31-19, SHIBA 2 CHOME, MINATO-KU, TOKYO 105-8580
PHONE +81-3-3769-6891 FAX +81-3-3451-5200
E-mail : export@banzai.co.jp   MAP
FOUNDATION JUN. 1, 1920
PRESIDENT AKIHIRO YANAGIDA
CAPITAL JP\559 MILLION
SALES JP\29.1 BILLION(IN 2016)
NO. OF EMPLOYEE 420 (As of Mar. 2017)
CONTENS OF ENTERPRISE SALES AND SERVICE OF AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE & INSPECTION EQUIPMENT

History

1920 Banzai Trading Co., Ltd. Founded to start import of automotive parts and service equipment.
1936 Plant set up in Tokyo to start production of automotive tools.
1946 Corporate title changed to Banzai Jidosha Co., Ltd. to distribute automotive service equipment and tools.
1948 Plant set up at Shiba, Tokyo to start production of automotive tools.
1949 Import resumed of auto parts and service equipment based on distributorship agreement revived with General Motors Corp.
1957 Banzai Industries Ltd. established for production of Banzai in-house product line.
1969 Banzai (Thailand) Ltd., joint venture with the local enterprise established in Bangkok for distribution of auto service equipment on the Thai market.
1975 Corporate title changed to Banzai Ltd. for diversification of business.
1976 Capital increase to JP\559,000,000-.
1979 Osaka distribution center inaugurated.
1980 Hofmann (Japan), joint venture with Hofmann GmbH established for local production and distribution of Hofmann products.
1982 Distributorship agreement concluded with Robert Bosch Japan, Ltd. for distribution of Bosch products on the Japanese market.
1984 Affiliated distributors established at 16 strategical domestic territories.
1988 Corporate office building completed at the current site in Tokyo. Incorporating intelligent capabilities.
1991 Celette Japon Ltd., joint venture with Celette Production S.A. established.
1995 To commemorate 25 years of service since its foundation, Banzai (Thailand) Ltd. completed construction of its new office building in 1995.
1996 R&D Center inaugurated in Kitamoto, Saitama.
1998 Celette Technical Center inaugurated in Urawa, Saitama.
2003 Aquired ISO 9001:2000 Certificate of quality management system.
2005 Banzai, Ltd. Shanghai office, Opened
2007

Banzai Shanghai Co., Ltd. established in Shanghai for distribution of auto service equipment in China market.

2008

Aquired ISO 14001:2004 Certificate of environmental management system.