|Company name:||Sanwa Ltd.|
|Representative Director and President:|
|Capital stock:||35,000,000 yen|
|Head office:||1-18-16 Kunitachi City, Tokyo Japan|
|Plant:||6-2-51 Nishiki-cho Tachikawa City, Tokyo Japan|
Japanese Writing Instruments Manufacturers Association (JWIMA)
Kunitachi Shokokai (Kunitachi Commerce and Industry Association)
The Tachikawa Chamber of Commerce and Industry
|Manufacturing and Sales List:|
Marker pen/NIBS manufacturing machines, marker pen assembly machines, centerless feed machines and other automated systems.
|Pen Manufacturing Division:
Water-based/permanent marker pens and pen NIBS / Paint markers/whiteboard pen tips / Eyeliner applicator.
|Main banks:||Tama Shinkin Bank, Higashi-Nippon Bank|
- January - Sanwa Ltd. is founded.
- August – The Tachikawa factory is completed.
(the functioning body of the company relocates to the Tachikawa factory).
- Pen tip manufacturing begins.
The first Japanese marker pen/pen tip manufacturing machine is developed and produced.
As a result of this, large scale production becomes a possibility.
After this, along with establishment of the new Tachikawa factory, the company begins to produce pen NIBS.
- By train:JR Nanbu Line, 15 minutes by foot from west Kunitachi Station
- By car: 15 minutes from the Kunitachi/Fuchu interchange