History of THINKY CORPORATION

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History of THINKY CORPORATION

August, 1971 THINKY CORPORATION was established in Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo.
July, 1977 Manufactured a magnetic head inspection system.
September, 1983 Moved the head office to Misuji, Taito-ku, Tokyo.
March, 1987 Succeeded in the development of planetary centrifugal mixer, and released it as an alginic acid mixer for dental use.
January, 1990 Opened the Izu office in Shimoda-shi, Shizuoka.
May, 1991 Opened the 2nd Izu office in Shimoda-shi, Shizuoka.
March, 1995 Released the general purpose planetary centrifugal mixer "MX-201(150ml)".
August, 1996 Moved the head office to Iwamoto-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.
July, 1997 Released the planetary centrifugal mixers "AR-350(350 ml)" and "AR-550(550ml)".
April, 1999 Released the vacuum type planetary centrifugal mixer "ARV-250(250ml)".
September, 2000 Released "AR-250(250ml)" as the successor of the general purpose planetary centrifugal mixer "MX-201(150ml)".
Released the large planetary centrifugal mixer "AR-3000CL(3000ml)".
Opened the Osaka office in Uchihonmachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka.
April, 2001 Released the vacuum type large planetary centrifugal mixer "ARV-3000(3000ml)".Our business plans such as research and development were certified by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government based on "Measures for the Promotion of Creative Business Activities of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises".
June, 2002 Released the small planetary centrifugal mixer "AR-100(50 ml)".
This product received the award for excellence of "Asahi Small and Medium Sized Enterprise Excellent New technologies - New Products Award".
Opened the Tokyo showroom in Sakumacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, and the Osaka showroom inside the Osaka office.
June, 2003 Moved the Osaka office to the current address, Kitashinmachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka.
July, 2003 Released the planetary centrifugal mixer "AR-500(500ml)".Closed the Izu office.
March, 2004 Released the vacuum type super-large planetary centrifugal mixer "ARV-10000(10000ml)".Released the clean room compatible vacuum type T large planetary centrifugal mixer "ARV-3000CL(3000ml - 5㎏ recipe programmable)".Released the syringe filling machine "SS400".
March, 2005 Received a market development subsidy for the planetary centrifugal mixer from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
July, 2005 Transferred the meter department (applied electronic business department) to TOFLO CORPORATION.Released the solder paste mixer with step stirring function "SP-500(150ml)".Closed the 2nd Izu office.
October, 2005 Released the vacuum type large planetary centrifugal twin mixer "ARV-3000TWIN(6000ml)" and the filling machine "ARC-600TWIN".Acquired ISO9001 (quality) and ISO14001 (environment) as an integrated management system.
November, 2005 Released "ARE-250(250ml:CE marking supported)" as the successor of the general purpose planetary centrifugal mixer "AR-250(250ml)".
December, 2005 The mixer with temperature sensor "ARE-250T(250ml)".
Released the industry-specific ointment preparation mixer "NR-250(250ml)".
March, 2006 Received a market development subsidy for the planetary centrifugal mixer from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, two terms in a row.
August, 2006 Released the vacuum type large planetary centrifugal mixer "ARV-3000MA(3000ml)".
Released the high-performance deaerating mixer "ARV-310(250ml)" as the successor of the vacuum type planetary centrifugal mixer "ARV-200(250ml)".
October, 2006 Released the crystal polishing quad mixer "CR-300(1200ml)".
February, 2009 Established THINKY U.S.A., Inc., which is 100% subsidiary, in LAGUNA HILLS, CALIFORNIA, USA as the sales office in North America.
April, 2009 Released the vacuum type middle-size planetary centrifugal twin mixer "ARV-930T(1000ml)".
October, 2009 Established Rixinji Shenzhen Trading Co. Ltd., which is a 100% subsidiary, in Shenzheng, Guangdong Province as the sales office in China.
July, 2010 Approved for a subsidy for new product and new technology by development the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
August, 2011 Opened the Nagoya office in Marunouchi, Nakaku, Nagoya.
February, 2015 Opened the Fukuoka office in Komondomachi, Hakataku, Fukuoka.
January, 2016 Moved the head office to the current address, Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo.

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