History

1897 Tomojiro Furukawa, father of Ichiro Furukawa, founder, started Furukawa hair clippers and spring cutter manufacturing factory in Tokyo.
1924 Ichiro Furukawa established Ichiro Furukawa Ltd. for wholesale of edged tool.
1929 Moved to Bakuro-cho, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo.
1940 Established factory at Ichikawa-shi, Chiba-ken, which later became the present head office, for manufacturing such edged tool as razor and knife.
1951 Changed company name as present NALBIE BLADE CORPORATION.
1970 Merged sales department and manufacturing department. Moved head office at present address.
2002 Purchased Yotsukaido 1st factory at Yotsukaido Industrial Park in Monoi, Yotsukaido-shi, Chiba-ken.
2007 Yotsukaido 1st and 2nd factory started commercial operation.