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Corporate Information History

1964-1973: Expansion into the Medical Industry

With the success of the glass and supermarket business, the company entered into the medical industry through capital participation and corporate acquisition.

1965 The company began selling infusion kits for pharmaceutical companies, thus starting to expand into the medical device industry.
1966 The company opened its Tokyo Business Office (current Health Care System Sales Department) in Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo.
1969
Assembly of injection needles at Nipro Medical Industries CO., LTD.
Tomisawa Manufacturing Co., Ltd (current Nipro Medical Industries CO., LTD.) was acquired, starting the production of medical devices.
1972
Start of selling medical devices in Japan
Nihon Plastic Specialties Co., Ltd. (its corporate name was changed to Nipro Co., Ltd. in the same year) was purchased, handling domestic sales of medical devices.

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