History

1946
S.T. Chemical Plant founded
1948
Establishes S.T. Chemical Industries Co., Ltd.
1964
Establishes Saitama Plant in Honjo City, Saitama Prefecture
1974
Establishes Iwaki Plant in Iwaki City, Fukushima Prefecture
1982
Changes company name to S.T. Chemical Co., Ltd
1984
Public offering of shares for OTC trade with the Japan Securities Dealers Association
1986
Shares listed on Second Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange
1988
Establishes joint venture Family Glove Co., Ltd. (Thailand)
Establishes joint venture Family Glove Co., Ltd. (Taiwan)
Establishes joint-venture company Shaldan (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Establishes Moji (Kyushu) Plant in Kita-Kyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture
1991
Shares designated for First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange
1993
Establishes Shaldan (Philippines), Inc.
1995
Establishes Japan Corporation Co., Ltd.
1998
Launches the "lean yet robust company" as well as "selection and focus" initiatives (Takashi Suzuki, president)
1999
Relocates Osaka Branch to Suita City, Osaka
2000
Splits off S.T. Trading Co., Ltd.
2001
Establishes S.T. R&D Center
2002
Consolidates 3 plants and 5 bases in Japan to 3 bases
2003
Splits off S.T. Auto Co., Ltd.
Forms sales and office-work tie-up with Mycoal Co., Ltd.
2004
Commences Refreshing the Air Project
Establishes Japan Aroma Laboratory Co., Ltd.
Forms sales and office-work tie-up with Sumitomo 3M Limited
Adopts Company With Committees system
Establishes 3M S.T.Hanbai Co., Ltd.
2005
Manufactures and sells deodorants and air fresheners at PT. FUMAKILLA INDONESIA
Establishes S.T. Business Support Co., Ltd.
2006
Commences sales at U.S.-based Walmart stores(Dehumidifiers ・ Air Fresheners)
2007
Forms office-work tie-up with Aekyung Industrial Co., Ltd. and ITOCHU Korea Ltd. in South Korea Establishes Aekyung S.T. Co., Ltd.
Establishes S.T. Korea Corporation
Reforms corporate organization after establishing new business framework(Kaonzo Kobayashi, president)
Changes corporate name to S.T. Corporation
2009
Launches the "design revolution" as well as "workplace reform?" initiatives (Takashi Suzuki, president)
2010
Launches the "fragrance revolution" and "S.T. Reformation"
Entering into an Alliance with FUMAKILLA LIMITED
Terminates sales and business alliance with Sumitomo 3M Limited
2011
Commences the Clear Forest business
2012
Concludes a three-company capital and business alliance with NS FaFa Japan Co., Ltd.
2013
Completion of the Company's headquarters (STR CENTER)
2014
Changes company name form Family Glove Co.,Ltd.(Thailand) to S.T.(Thailand)Co.,Ltd.
Conducts an absorption type merger of S.T.Auto Co.,Ltd.
2015
Conducts an absorption type merger of Japan Corporation Co., Ltd.
2018
Establishes S.T. MYCOAL Co., Ltd.
2019
Acquired ZETA S.R.L. (Italy)
1946
Mothproofing AgentCommences the production of mothproofing agents
1960
Household GlovesLaunches household gloves Jab and Family
1971
Air FreshenerLaunches Air Shaldan and Shaldan Ace
1976
Mothproofing AgentNeopara Corner
1977
Mothproofing AgentNeopass
1978
Air FreshenerShaldan Liquid
1979
Mothproofing AgentNeopara Ace
1981
DehumidifierDrypet
1983
Air FreshenerMy Shaldan and Shaldan Stained
1988
Mothproofing AgentMushuda
DehumidifierDrypet Skitto (disposable)
1994
Mothproofing AgentMushuda (cover style)
CleanerUltra-Powers Washing Tub Cleaner
1997
Mothproofing AgentMushuda for closets
1999
Air FreshenerShoshu-Pot
2000
Air FreshenerShoshu-Riki
Air FreshenerDashu-Tan
Mothproofing AgentMushuda one-year mothproofing
2001
Air FreshenerElectronic air-freshener Shoshu-Plug
2002
DehumidifierDrypet Compact
2003
Mothproofing AgentInsect repellent for rice bins Kome-Touban
WarmerOnpacks
2004
DehumidifierBincho-Tan Drypet
2007
Mothproofing AgentMushuda for walk-in closets
2008
Air FreshenerAutomatic Aerosol Spray Shupatto
CleanerDish-washing detergent FRESH-UP
2009
Air FreshenerComplete design renewal of Shupatto and Shoshu-Plug under the Design Revolution
2010
Ion GeneratorVirus Attacker
Mothproofing AgentKaori Mushuda
Air FreshenerGomi bako no Shoshu-Riki
Air FreshenerMy Aroma Stick
2011
Air FreshenerGomi bako no Shoshu-Riki Kobae yoke kouka Plus
Air FreshenerPukupon
Insect RepellerAutomatic Deodorizer Spray (powered by batteries)
Radiation DetectorAir Counter
2012
Radiation DetectorAir Counter S
Aroma HumidifierMoistpet
2013
Purifying Polluted AirClear Forest Car
2014
Air FreshenerKuruma no Shoshu-Riki
2015
Air FreshenerSHALDAN
Air FreshenerShoshu-Riki Premium Aroma