SHOFU DENTAL Mfg. Co., Ltd. established
Began research and manufacture of articial teeth
|Opened TOKYO SALES OFFICE
|SHOFU shares registered as over-the-counter stocks
|Opened OSAKA SALES OFFICE
Established SHOFU DENTAL CORPORATION in the United States
|Established SHIGA SHOFU INC.
|Began manufacturing in Taiwan
Established the SHOFU DENTAL Club
|Established SHOFU DENTAL GmbH in Germany
|Opened FUKUOKA SALES OFFICE
|Opened NAGOYA SALES OFFICE
|Changed company name to SHOFU INC.
Acquired stake in SHOKEN INC.
|Opened SENDAI SALES OFFICE
Opened branch oﬃce in Singapore
|Hybrid resin teeth Endura recognized by the Japanese health insurance system
|Listed our shares on the Second Section of the Osaka Securities Exchange and on the Kyoto Stock Exchange
|Opened our second European sales base in the United Kingdom, SHOFU DENTAL PRODUCTS LTD. (now SHOFU UK)
|Established PROMECH INC.
|Acquired CE Marking certiﬁcation
Completed new research center, the most advanced in the industry
|Began selling Johnson & Johnson’s products
|Completed manufacturing control center
|Acquired ISO 14001 certiﬁcation
|Established Shanghai Shofu Dental Material Co. Ltd., in Shanghai, China
|Established SHOFU DENTAL TRADING (SHANGHAI) CO. LTD., in Shanghai, China
Took on SHOKEN INC. as a wholly owned subsidiary
|Completed training center at our Kyoto headquarters
|Listed on the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
|Converted NAIL LABO CORPORATION and NAIL LABO, INC., of the United States to subsidiaries
|Business alliance and capital participation with Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. and Sun Medical Co., Ltd.
|Listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
|SHOKEN INC. succeeded dental business of Promech Inc. NAIL LABO CORPORATION merged with Promech Inc.
Established SHOFU DENTAL ASIA-PACIFIC PTE.LTD. in Singapore
|Completed SHOFU S-WAVE CAD/CAM processing center
SHOKEN INC. relocated its headquarter and changed corporate name to SHOFU PRODUCTS KYOTO INC.
|Established SHOFU DENTAL BRASIL COMERCIO DE PRODUTOS ODONTOLOGICOS LTDA in Brasil.
Established SHOFU DENTAL INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED in India.
|Opened KYOTO SALES OFFICE
|Enhanced business alliance and capital participation with Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. and Sun Medical Co., Ltd.
Established SHOFU PRODUCTS VIETNAM CO., LTD. in Vietnam