Company Profile

Company Name Katakura Industries Co., Ltd.
Headquarters 6-4 Akashicho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-8312 Japan
Founded 1873
Established March 23, 1920
Capital ¥1,817 million (as of December 31, 2015)
President and Representative Director Kimiya Sano
Number of Employees 338 (as of December 31, 2017)
Main Business Activities
  1. 1. Design, manufacture, purchasing and sale of underwear-related garments: men's, women's and children's underwear, casual underwear, all types of silk products
    Design, purchasing and sale of sock-related garments: women's pantyhose, spats, tights; men's and women's socks
    Licensed brands business: DAVID HICKS, etc.
  2. 2. Development, design, manufacture and sale of automotive components, industrial instruments, all types of valves
    Development, design, manufacture, purchasing and sale of environment-related equipment: washing machines, driers, filtration equipment, distillation recycling equipment
    Import/export, purchasing and sale of cutting oil, plastic process oil, lubricants and related products
  3. 3. Shopping centers, comprehensive model home park sites and real estate leasing business
  4. 4.Home centers, 100 yen shop (franchise)
  5. 5. Production and sale of honey bees for breeding, agrochemicals, sale of honey produced in Japan
Directors and Officers Directors
President and Representative Director Kimiya Sano
Senior Managing Director Ryosuke Joko
Managing Director Yoshio Furuta
Managing Director Junichi Honma
Managing Director Masaaki Fujimoto
Director Yasuyuki Katakura
Director Tadashige Maeyama
Director Hideo Futashima

Audit&Supervisory Board Member Atsushi Tanaka
Audit&Supervisory Board Member Junichi Fukide
Audit&Supervisory Board Member Takahiro Itsukaichi
Audit&Supervisory Board Member Katsunari Maeda

Executive officers
Executive officer Ritsuo Takada
Executive officer Katsuhiro Kakimoto