Company Profile & History
Sabun Industrial is engaged in dynamic business development in the global stage as a manufacturer of industrial sewing machine parts.
Its global activity is based on our original high-precision technology.
As a leading company in the sewing industry, our quality products is trusted and recognized all over the world.
|Company||Sabun Industrial Co., Ltd.|
|Address||2-1-41 Motomachi , Konan-Ku , Niigata City , Niigata 950-0143 , Japan |
|Incorporated||Oct . 10 , 1961|
|Capital||36.2 million yen|
|Products||Industrial sewing machine parts (shuttle hooks, rotary hooks and bobbin cases), Medical equipment,specialized machines and apparatuses.|
Offices and Factories
|Head Office||2-1-41 Motomachi, Konan-ku, Niigata-City, Niigata 950-0143, Japan|
|Akebono Factory||3-3-30 Akebono-cho, Konan-ku, Niigata-City, Niigata 950-0134, Japan|
|Kitsu Factory・Development Center||5-1 Kitsu Kogyo Danchi, Konan-ku, Niigata-City, Niigata 950-0213, Japan|
|Osaka Office||405 Samty InTELligence Build, 1-9-10 Kozu, Chuo-Ku, Osaka 542-0072, Japan|
|Sabun Precision Parts（ Zhejiang） Co.,Ltd.|
|1918||Established a textile factory with 5 handlooms.|
|1932||Achieved daily production of 900 rolls with 400 weaving machines. Becomes the prefecture's leading textile factory.|
|1943||Closed due to wartime restrictions.|
|1945||Established Sabun Works and began manufacturing bobbin cases for home use.|
|1957||Started production of shuttle hooks for home use.|
|1960||Established Sabun Forging Co., Ltd., to forge shuttle hooks.|
|1961||Reorganized as Sabun lndustrial Co., Ltd.|
|1963||Started producing rotary hook for industrial use.|
|1964||Opened the Osaka Office.|
|1966||Completed a shuttle hook factory.|
|1967||Started production of special rotary hooks for industrial use.|
|1972||Moved and reconstructed Sabun Forging Co., Ltd. Changed the company name to Sabun Brazing Machinery Co., Ltd. Converted the manufacture of shuttle hooks to nonoxidized brazing.|
|1983||Introduced Toyota production and implemented the "gear" （haguruma）campaign.|
|1991||Merged with Sabun Brazing Machinery Co., Ltd., as the Akebono Factory.|
|2001||Started ultraprecision processing at the Kitsu Development Center.|
|2002||ISO 9001：2000 certification.|
|2004||Established China-based affiliate Sabun Precision Parts（Zhejiang）Co., Ltd.|
|2005||Kitsu Factory：Registration of medical device manufacturing industry.|
Kitsu Factory：Third type medical device manufacturing and sales license.
|2010||Head Office Factory：Registration of medical device manufacturing industry.|
|2015||Changed Type 3 Medical Device Manufacturing Sales Permission to Headquarters Factory.|
|2016||Acquired ISO13485 certification.|
Head Office Factory, Kitsu Factory medical equipment department.