Family and employees of Yanagiya in front of Yanagiya Restaurant in 1931.
|1916||Motosuke Yanagiya succeeded his family business, “KAMABOKO (Fish Cake) manufacturing”. (This year is made the established year of Yanagiya.)|
|1926||Motosuke Yanagiya applied for the utility model of Grinding Kneader.|
He was manufacturing Grinding Kneader while managing his KAMABOKO manufacturing business.
|1931||Opened “Yanagiya Restaurant”.|
|1932||Opened “Yanagiya Iron Works”.|
|1950||Established “Yanagiya Iron Works Co., Ltd.”|
|1955||The medal with a yellow ribbon was awarded to Motosuke Yanagiya for his contribution to and diligence in planning, improving and developing marine product processing machines.|
|1957||Yukio Yanagiya assumed the position of the president.|
|1961||Established Yokohama office to expand business.|
|1967||Moved to the new company building and factory completed in Nishi-Ube, UbeCity.|
|1973||Established Osaka office to expand business.|
|1975||Yukio Yanagiya assumed the chairman, and Yoshio Yanagiya assumed the position of the president.|
|1985||The company name was changed to “Yanagiya Machinery Co., Ltd.”|
|1986||Yokohama office was promoted to a branch.|
|1990||Moved to the new company building and factory completed in Yoshiwa, Ube City.|
|1991||Established Sendai office, and Osaka office was promoted to a branch.|
|1998||Established EU office in France.|
|2006||Nippon Keidanren (Japan Business Federation) visited Yanagiya.|
Selected one of 300 energetic small & medium scale companies by The Small and Medium Enterprise Agency of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan.
|2007||Awarded Science Technology Reward 2007 from Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan by developing Imitation Crab Meat Equipment.|