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Morisho Meiki History Chronology



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​From the left, 3rd generation, 4th generation, 2nd generation, 1st generation

History of Morisho Meiki

1918 (Large 7-1)

Tokumatsu Morimoto opens a rice-burning charcoal wholesaler "Morimoto Shoten" at his current location.

1927 (Showa 2-2)

Shosaku Morimoto founded "Morimoto Meiki Shoten", a wholesaler of polished logs.

1935 (Showa 10-3)

Closed due to the intensification of the Pacific War. According to military orders, the company building was rented to Watanabe Precision Machinery Co., Ltd., a military aircraft parts manufacturer in Osaka.

1943 (Showa 18-8)

Opened "Kansai Wood Industry Co., Ltd.", a cooperating factory of Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., in the area adjacent to the current location.

1945 (Showa 20-10) End of the war

The returned company building will be used as an employee food factory of Osaka Motor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (currently Daihatsu Co., Ltd.).

1945 (Showa 24-3)

With the return of the company building from Daihatsu Co., Ltd., the "Kansai Wood Industry Co., Ltd." was dissolved and the "Morimoto Meiki Shoten" was reopened.

1955 (Showa 30-3)

Tokuzo Morimoto completed his studies and entered the store.

1964 (Showa 39-9)

Tokuzo Morimoto was appointed as the representative with the appointment of Shosaku Morimoto as the mayor of Kodano.

1974 (Showa 49-11)

Shosaku Morimoto was awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, 6th prize, for his achievements in local autonomy and industry development.

1977 (Showa 52-3)

Reorganized into a corporate organization and established "Morisho Meiki Sangyo Co., Ltd."

1981 (Showa 56-9)

Held a ceremony and exhibition spot sale to commemorate the 55th anniversary of the company's founding. We will welcome a large number of customers from all over the country and hold a grand event.

1984 (Showa 59-3)

Sadao Morimoto completed his studies and joined the company after training at a customer.

1988 (Showa 63-5)

Sadao Morimoto becomes Managing Director.

1995 (Heisei 7-1)

Our famous tree manufacturing process scene is broadcast live nationwide on the NHK TV archipelago broadcast program. (January 6)

1996 (Heisei 8-1)

Designated as a semi-excellent corporation by the Sakurai Tax Office in Nara Prefecture.

2003 (Heisei 15-5)

Tokuzo Morimoto is appointed Chairman of the Board, and Sadao Morimoto is appointed President and Representative Director.

2009 (Heisei 21-7)

Certified by the Kinki Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry as a "Regional Industrial Resource Utilization Business Plan".

2010 (Heisei 22-9)

Exhibited at "Living & Design" aiming for new development.

2019 (Heisei 31-4)

Tatsuro Morimoto joined the company after operating at a major trading company. Appointed Senior Managing Director.

Nara Prefecture certified forestry business entity registration

2020 (Ordinance 2-4)

Nara Prefecture Forestry Management Body Registration

2020 (Ordinance 2-5)

Mie Prefecture certified forestry business entity registration



Since our founding, we have accumulated and connected feelings.
"What we can do now"
Thinking about it, we are walking with the local people.

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