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Our History

History

1981
Company founded in Tokyo Japan as Store Cleaning Service company
1982

Company Established in Tokyo with Capital Stock of 2Million Yen

Started recruiting House Cleaning Dealers

1984

Started researching US Cleaning/Franchise Business

Capital Stock increase to 8Million Yen

1985
For First Time in Japan, started Cleaning service package "Moving and Cleaning"
1986

"For First Time in Japan, developed system to have Department store as Agency for House Cleaning **tied up with Mitsukoshi Department Store: Japan's first department store"

Started Franchising the House Cleaning service

1987
For First Time in Japan, sold "Mother's Day House Cleaning Gift Card"
1988

Started Wood Cleaning service as a Franchise

Established "Japan Wood House Reformation Association"

Received an Award "Cleaning Developer award" from Tokyo New Business Conference at the First Entrepreneur Championship

1989
For First Time in Japan, made License Agreement with US Building Exterier Cleaning Company
1990

Capital Stock increase to 30 Million Yen

Started Franchising the Building Exterior Cleaning Service "Sparkle Wash"

Sparkle Wash Received Order for Cleaning Tokyo Metropolitan Express Way Poles, In Minato-ku, Tokyo

1991

"Sparkle Wash Received Order for Cleaning Tokyo Dorm's Roof Pole **Tokyo Dorm is Japan's First/Most famous Dorm Stadium"

Issued 30Million Yen Convertible Bond; Undertaken by Tokyo Small and Medium Business Investment & Consultation Co.,Ltd.

Made License Agreement with US Ceiling Paint Company for the new ceiling paint system: Powder coating for Rock wool acoustic boards

Made License Agreement with US ultrasonic product company for Blind Cleaning system

1993

For First Time in Japan, started mobile Ultrasonic blind cleaning service "Blind Magic" as Direct management and franchise

For First Time in Japan, started franchising the "Ceiling Magic" which cleans and protects rock wool acoustic boards

Starts recruiting New Graduates

Made Technical Cooperation Agreement for metal maintenance and protection with US building maintenance company

"Sparkle Wash Received Order for Cleaning Akasaka State Guest House front exterior fences **Akasaka State Guest House was built as Castle for Japanese Emperor in 1899, now used as Guest House to invite Foreign Ministers"

1994
For First Time in Japan, started "Metal Maintenance" service cleaning, repairing, coating the metal
1995

Elected as one of 20 Private corporation for Government and Private Building Antifouling Technology research team

Made License Agreement with US Reformation Franchise company for Bath Tub reformation franchise

Started "Bath Tub Doctor" Franchise which reformed Bathroom, Kitchen, and Bathtub without reconstruction

Made Technical Cooperation Agreement for repair/restoration technique for Automobile(Interior and Exterior) with Car Restoration company in US

Capital Stock increase to 51 Million Yen. Investment from Tokyo Small and Medium Business Investment & Consultation Co.,Ltd.

1996

Capital Stock increase to 66 Million Yen. Investment from Tokyo Small and Medium Business Investment & Consultation Co.,Ltd.

For First Time in Japan, started "Total Repair" Franchise which repair and restore interior and exterior of the automobile

Start selling and installing "Non Slide" Anti-slip chemical for the flooring made of Stone, marble, and tiles

Issued 200 Million Yen Convertible Bond and 150Million Yen Warrant Bond.

Starts Capital policy

"Ceiling Magic Received Order for Haneda Airport South and North Bus Lounge ceiling. 20,000sq meters ** Haneda Airport is the only International Airport in Tokyo"

1997

Develop a Patented technique of Splash proof washing and waste collection method "Non Splash"

As Capital policy, starts Third-Parthy allocation of shares. New Capital Stock increase to 78Million Yen

Starts franchising the "Never Wax" system which guarantee 3 years of No waxing.

Issue Warrant Bond 240 Million Yen

1998

Started selling "Magic Tool" Tyre blowout Prevention

Starts publishing a column in Japanese famous business magazine: "Management Consulting"

"Ceiling Magic" receives Technology Assessment and Certification from the Government approved Organization "the Building Center of Japan" and "Building Maintenance & Management Center"

1999
Made Technical Cooperation Agreement for repair/restoration technique for Automobile Interior in US
2001
Starts "Analysis and Consultation for Franchising" service for free
2002

Starts On-site polymer coating servie franchise, "Manicure Coat"

Starts "Wood and Aluminum Sash repair" franchise service

Starts "Wall Cloth Repair" franchise service

"Hydro Veil Coating" passed the test of "Antifouling material evaluation" done by Public Works Research Center

2003

Starts "Hydro Veil Coating" distributorship business

"Ceiling Magic" receives Non-Combustible materials certification from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism

For the First time in Japan, starts Franchising the "Wheel Repair" which repair rim scratches and distortion

2004
Starts franchising the "Energy-saving/Crime Preventing Window film"
2005
"Starts Business seminar toward college student as a volunteer more than 3,000 students participated"
2006
Starts recruiting for the Reginal Headquater for Hydro Veil
2007

Ceiling Magic is specified to be used at Japan Post renovation sites.

Publish "Life Changing Job Hunting" and Donates the book to every College Library

2008

Publish "20min Secret Training that made me the Top ranking Salesman"

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Start Franchising "Scratch Repair"

2009

Reaches the goal of 1000 franchisees

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

7,500 students participated in volunteer Business seminar toward college student

2010

Starts publishing mail magazine "about work, business, and life"

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Celing Magic gets order at Tokyo Big Sight

2011

"Starts volunteer for 3.11 Great East Japan Earthquake at Fukushima Perfecture ** Sent out Gasolines and Daily Necessities to Shelters in Fukushima starting on March 15th 2011"

Ceiling Magic gets order at Tokyo Big Sight

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Tokyo International Forum is cleaned using Sparkle Wash, Alumi-Restore, Hydro Veil

As a volunteer invited childern from Fukushima's Orphanage to a waterpark

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2012

As a volunteer invited childern from Fukushima's Orphanage to a waterpark

International Internship at Las Vegas for College Students

Tokyo International Forum is cleaned using Sparkle Wash, Alumi-Restore, Hydro Veil

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2013

Develops Low Odor paint for office building. Allowing renovation work to take place during weekdays while the office is open

Donates PC and PC class to Fukushima' Orphanage

Tokyo International Forum is cleaned using Sparkle Wash, Alumi-Restore, Hydro Veil

International Internship at Las Vegas for College Students

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2014

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Starts exterior film coating business for metal/stainless buildings

International Internship at Las Vegas for College Students

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2015

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Donates New Year's Allowance to Children in Fukushima' Orphanage

Tokyo International Forum is cleaned using Sparkle Wash, Alumi-Restore, Hydro Veil

Ceiling Magic is mentioned to be used at Japan Post renovation order sheet

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Ceiling Magic starts label for "Noncombustible"

Starts diamond cut rim repair for Wheel Repair

Starts selling Ceiling Magic for renovation of Japan Post

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2016

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Donates New Year's Allowance to Children in Fukushima's Orphanage

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Donation to Taiwan Earthquake

Donates Graduation gift money to New graduates

Install Wheel Straightening machine from Europe, Starts Wheel Straightening business at Headquarter

Low odor paint gets order from Hyatt Regency Hotel

Dontation to Kumamoto Earthquake

Research trip to US to find new business/products

"Chose Kumamoto for Hometown Tax ** a system in Japan which allow you to choose which local tax to pay"

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Starts rental of Rotating Polishing machine for Wheel Repair

As a volunteer invited childern from Fukushima's Orphanage to All You can Eat BBQ restaurant

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2017

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Donates New Year's Allowance to Children in Fukushima's Orphanage

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Donates Graduation gift money to New graduates

Research trip to US & Spain to find new business/products

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Research trip to US to find new business/products

As a volunteer invited childern from Fukushima's Orphanage to All You can Eat BBQ restaurant

Starts Recruitment of Graduates of Fukushima's Orphanage

Research trip to England & Paris & US to find new business/products

As a volunteer invited childern from Fukushima's Orphanage to All You can Eat BBQ restaurant

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2018

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Ceiling Magic is specified to be used in 171 skyscraper/big buildings in Tokyo area and Japan Postal office all around Japan

Donation to The Nippon Foundation Children's Support Project

Donates New Year's Allowance to Children in Fukushima's Orphanage

Donates Graduation gift money to New graduates

Research trip to US to find new business/products

As a volunteer invited childern from Fukushima's Orphanage to All You can Eat BBQ restaurant

Sparkle Wash gets order to clean Japanese House of Parilerment

Research trip to Germany to find new business/products

Internship for New Graduates at New York starts

Research trip to US to find new business/products (Internship for New Graduates at Las Vegas)

Alumi-Restore gets order to restore Shinbashi Monorail Station

As a volunteer invited childern from Fukushima's Orphanage to All You can Eat BBQ restaurant

Donates Childrens jackets and necessities to Fukushima' Orphanage

2019

Research trip to US to find new business/products

Donates New Year's Allowance to Children in Fukushima's Orphanage

Donates Graduation gift money to New graduates

Research trip to Germany to find new business/products