About Us

Trade name

Narumi Corporation

Head office location

3 Denjiyama, Narumi-cho, Midori-ku, Nagoya, Japan 458-8530

Telephone

+81-52-896-2200

Foundation

February 1, 1946

Foundation

December 1, 1950

Company Representative

President and Chief Executive Officer
Toshinari Fukui

Capital stock

540 million yen

Number of employees

260

Our history

1938

Nagoya Seito builds a new German-style ceramics factory in Narumi.

1943

During the war, Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd. acquired the Narumi Plant from Nagoya Ceramics Co.

1946

After the war, the company was founded as Narumi Pottery Works of Fuso Metal Industries Ltd. and started the tableware business, which was a peaceful industry during the Nagoya pottery making era.

1950

Established Narumi Corporation.

1962

Succeeded in commercialization of “Cook Master”, a pot using the super heat-resistant glass material “Neoceram”, in cooperation with Nippon Electric Glass Co.

1965

Obtained a patent for bone china raw material and succeeded in mass production for the first time in Japan.

1965

Began exporting bone china dinner sets to the United States.

1975

Began selling full-scale commercial tableware made of bone china.

1982

Established Mie Narumi Co.

1988

Began production of ultra-premium bone china “Clon de Muse”.

1991

Established NARUMI SINGAPORE PTE LTD. as a sales base in Southeast Asia.

1995

Established PT. NARUMI INDONESIA (overseas production base)

2000

Consolidation of domestic production to Mie Narumi Co.

2002

Began selling STYLES tableware for daily use.

2004

Launched direct online store “e-NARUMI”.

2005

Narumi (Shanghai) Trading Co., Ltd. established (China sales base)

2006

Became independent from Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd. through MBO (Management Buy-Out).

2007

Started sales of glassware brand “GLASS WORKS NARUMI (GW)”.

2010

PT. NARUMI INDONESIA second plant was acquired.

2015

Shareholder change at Ishizuka Glass Co.

2016

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the company’s founding, the brand tagline was changed from “Encounter with good things” to “Good things, always and forever”.

2016

NARUMI TABLEWARE USA, INC. established (U.S. sales base)

2017

Established PT. NARUMI GLOBAL SUPPLY INDONESIA (sales base in Indonesia)

2018

Established the Taiwan office of Nissho Narumi Co.

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