Mr.Chuzo Sawafuji,the first president of the company,founded SAWAFUJI ELECTRIC MANUFACTORY at Kitamachi, Ushigome,Shinjuku-ku,Tokyo
The company was incorporated
The company started manufacturing and sales of magnetos as a pioneer in this field in Japan.
Name of the company was altered to SAWAFUJI ELECTRIC COMPANY , LTD.
The organization moved to the newly constructed office and factory at Shimuranakadaicho,Itabashi-ku,Tokyo and started production and sales of electric equipment for vehicles such as starters and generators as well as magnetos
Shifted to production for private demand, re-opened the factory and started production and sales of magnetos for small crafts, and agricultural and industrial uses.
The Stock was listed and admitted to trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange
Purchased the exclusive license for the production and sales of SWING MOTOR for refrigerators (invented by Mr. Delt, a West German) from Western Trading Ltd.
Started production and sales of SWING MOTOR
Manufacturing and sales of electric refrigerators,"ENGEL",equipped with the SWING MOTOR was commenced
The capital was increased to \1,080,500,000
Started production of generators for engine-generator sets
The company acquired a land of 159,341 square meters at Nitta-machi,and commenced the new plant there
The organization moved to the newly elected office and factory at the present address
Started production and sales of electric refrigerators for buses
Started production and sales of electric refrigerators for passenger cars
Established a subsidiary company "SAWAFUJI SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT CO．，LTD．"
Acquired Sato Industrial Ltd. and changed the organization and trade name to a subsidiary, Sawafuji Transport Service Co., Ltd.
Started production and sales of Low temperature rice stocker
Started production and sales of Retarder
Established a subsidiary company "ENGEL DISTRIBUTION PTY LTD." in Australia
Established a subsidiary company " Markon Sawafuji Limited" in UK.
The Head office moved to Ota-shi, Gunma (location of the Nitta factory).
Established a subsidiary company " SAWAFUJI ELECTRIC (THAILAND)CO.,LTD. " in Thailand.