|Representative Director, IRIS Group Chairman||Kentaro Ohyama|
|Number of Group Companies||26 Group Companies|
|Total Sales Amount of IRIS Group||475 billion-yen (2018)|
|Number of IRIS Group Employees||12,661 employees (As of January 2019)|
IRIS OHYAMA Inc.
|Company Name||IRIS OHYAMA Inc.|
|Representative Executive President||Akihiro Ohyama|
|Capital||100 million yen|
|Total Sales Amount||155 billion-yen (2018)|
|Description of Business||Planning, Manufacturing and sales of housewares|
|Number of Employees||3,503 employees (As of January 2019)|
- (a) Keep pace with an ever-changing market and consumer demands by establishing mechanisms to create profit in any given environment or era.
- (b) Contribute to society by always being mindful of the relationship between our Company, society and people by reinvesting profit in the Company and thereby improving the lives and lifestyles of our employees, our customers and the people who use our products.
- (c) Create a business environment where improvement of the Company leads to better employees, and improvement of the employees leads to a better Company.
- (d) Focus on our customers. The Customer Comes First is the foundation of our mission statement.
- (e) Have high aspirations, be aware of incompleteness, be full of vitality, and strive always to create a growing, innovative organization.
Message from Chairman / President
Sales, Group Sales
|1958||Apr||Morisuke Ohyama established the OHYAMA blow industry.|
|1964||Jul||Kentaro Ohyama nominated to the representative.|
|1971||Apr||OHYAMA blow industrial incorporated.|
|1972||Jul||The Sendai factory (present Ogawara factory) established.|
|1981||Jan||Gardening products sale started.|
|1987||Jan||Pets products sale started.|
|Dec||The Sanda factory established.|
|1988||Jan||Storage products sale started.|
|May||IRIS KOREA Co,.Ltd. incorporated in Seoul, Korea.|
|1989||Feb||Household products sale started.|
|Oct||Stationery sale started.|
|1990||Apr||The Tosu factory established.|
|1991||Mar||IRIS PLAZA incorporated in Sendai.|
|Sep||Change the name of company to IRIS OHYAMA, Inc.|
|1992||Mar||The Kakuda I.T.P established.|
|1992||Jun||IRIS USA, Inc. incorporated.|
|1993||Mar||Sendai Headoffice building completed.|
|1994||Nov||The Hokkaido factory established.
The Stockton factory of IRIS USA, Inc. established.
|1996||Mar||DALIAN IRISOHYAMA TRADE & INDUSTRY Co., Ltd. incorporated in Dalian, China|
|Jun||The Wisconsin factory of IRIS USA, Inc. established.|
|1997||Mar||The Fujioyama factory established.|
|Dec||DALIAN IRIS WOOD PRODUCTS Co., Ltd. incorporated in Dalian, China.|
|1998||Aug||IRIS OHYAMA EUROPE B.V. incorporated in the Netherlands.|
|2000||Oct||DALIAN IRIS HOME PRODUCTS Co., Ltd. incorporated in Dalian, China.|
|2001||Jan||The Maibara factory established.|
|Sep||IRIS CHITOSE incorporated in Sendai.|
|2002||Nov||The Dallas factory of IRIS USA, Inc. established.|
|2003||Mar||The Saitama factory established.
Distribution center of IRIS KOREA Co., Ltd. established in Gumpo, Korea.
|2004||Aug||DALIAN IRIS DEVELOPMENT Co., Ltd. incorporated in Dalian, China.|
|2005||Dec||Simple Style shop in Sendai opened.
IRIS FINE PRODUCTS Co., Ltd. incorporated in Sendai.
|2006||Jan||Distribution center of DALIAN IRIS HOME PRODUCTS established in Dalian, China.|
|Jun||DALIAN IRIS WOODEN PRODUCTS Co., Ltd. incorporated in Dalian, China.|
|2007||Oct||IRIS FINE PRODUCTS Co.,Ltd. becomes enrolles in a project of the Deoxidant.|
|Dec||IRIS SHINYO incorporated in Sendai.|
|2008||Feb||IRIS SOKO incorporated in Sendai.|
|Apr||DALIAN IRIS INTERNATIONAL TRADE Co., Ltd. incorporated in Dalian, China.|
|Dec||IRIS Group Made DAISIN its subsidiary.|
|2009||Jul||Affiliated DAISIN and IRIS PLAZA|
|2010||Jul||IRIS Group made HOUTOKU its subsidiary|
|Sep||IRIS HOME PRODUCTS (SUZHOU) Co.,Ltd. established|
|2012||Aug||Aoba Buillding opend in Sendai.|
|2013||Apr||BUTAI AGRI INNOVATION incorporated in Sendai.|
|May||Osaka R&D Center opened in Sinsaibashi.|
|Nov||IRIS FOODS incorprated in Sendai.|
|2014||Apr||IRIS Group made UNILIVING its subsidiary.|
|2016||May||IRIS HOME PRODUCTS (GUANGZHOU) Co.,Ltd. established.
IRIS USA, Inc. ARIZONA factory established.
|2017||Apr||IRIS OHYAMA FRANCE SAS incorporated.|
|2018||Jul||Akihiro Ohyama took the position of president of the company.|
|Nov||IRIS OHYAMA VIETNAM Co., Ltd. incorporated.
IRIS Group Tokyo Headquarters established.