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Founded Kadoya Mills in Shodoshima-Island, Kagawa Prefecture in 1858, and started sesame oil manufacturing and sales.

1957 May:

In order to expand its business, Kadoya Mills and Ozawa & Co., Ltd. (Kadoya's sales agent in Eastern Japan) invested together and established a new stock company called Kadoya Sesame Mills KK.
The head office was established at 1-357 Nishi-Osaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo.

1961 Sep:

Opened the Osaka branch office as a sales base.

1961 Oct:

In preparation for further business expansion, a new factory was constructed on a site measuring 39,600 m2, at Tonosho Port in Shodoshima-Island.

1967 Feb:

Opened the Fukuoka branch office.

1969 Apr:

Opened the Sapporo, Sendai, and Nagoya branch offices.

1973 Oct:

Opened the Hiroshima branch office.

1974 Aug:

Opened the Matsumoto, Kanazawa, and Takamatsu branch offices.

1976 Jan:

Closed the Kanazawa branch office.

1976 Apr:

Changed the company name to Kadoya Sesame Mills Incorporated.

1977 Apr:

Opened the Sagamihara sales office.

1978 Mar:

Changed the Sapporo, Hiroshima, Matsumoto, and Takamatsu branch offices to sales offices.

1978 Aug :

Opened the Kumagaya sales offices.

1979 Apr:

Changed the Fukuoka branch office to a sales office.

1980 May:

Relocated the Kumagaya sales office to Omiya city and changed the name to the Omiya sales office.

1981 Mar:

Closed the Sagamihara sales office.

1991 Aug:

Relocated the head office to 8-2-8, Nishi-Gotanda, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo.

1993 Nov:

Registered to OTC stock under the Japan Securities Dealers Association.

1995 May:

The Tokyo sales department of the head office became independent as the Tokyo branch office.

2000 Aug:

Changed trading lot of shares from 1,000 to 100.

2000 Aug:

Obtained ISO 9002 certification. (Changed to ISO 9001 in August 2003.)

2004 Dec:

Cancelled OTC stock registration of Japan Securities Dealers Association.
Listed stocks on the Jasdaq Securities Exchange, Inc.

2005 Oct:

Merged the Omiya sales office to the Tokyo branch office.
Relocated the Matsumoto sales office to Nagano city and changed the name into the Nagano sales office.

2006 Oct:

Established a business establishment (Logistic warehouse) in Kobe.

2009 Sep:

Merged the Nagano sales office into the Tokyo branch office, and the Takamatsu sales office into the Hiroshima Branch office.

2015 Apr:

Changed the Hiroshima and Fukuoka Sales offices to branch offices.

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