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Company History

February 1931 Company founded in Higashi Noda Cho, Miyakojima Ward, Osaka, Japan as Ikeda Firm by Ikuo Ikeda, Representative Director.
March 1946 Ikeda Firm relocates from Osaka to Nobuhiro Cho, Fukuyama City, Japan.
April 1954 Ikeda Firm relocates to 251 Tajime Cho, Fukuyama City and renamed as Ikeda Casting Materials Industry.
April 1963 Ikeda Casting Materials Industry Co.,Ltd. incorporated at 251 Tajime Cho, Fukuyama City.
May 1965 Company relocates to new headquarters building 343-4 Tajime Cho, Fukuyama City.
January 1966 Minoru Ikeda is appointed Representative Director after the death of Ikuo Ikeda.
December 1968 Company relocates to 6-118 Akebono Cho, Fukuyama City.
April 1969 Solvents Department started.
September 1970 Shell mold and press manufacturing operations started.
May 1973 Akebono & Co.,Ltd. established and given control of Solvents Department.
June 1973 Company headquarters relocates from Akebono Cho, Fukuyama City to 343-4 Tajime Cho, Fukuyama City.
October 1975 Company headquarters relocates to Matsunoha 653, Zaou Cho, Fukuyama City.
February 1980 Ikeda Casting Materials Industry Co.,Ltd. renamed as Ikeda & Co.,Ltd. and acquires Akebono & Co.,Ltd. Sales Department.
December 1987 Headquarters building constructed at 2-18-17 Tajime Cho, Fukuyama City
December 1989 Tenant Building, Ikeda Buildings constructed at Showa Cho, Fukuyama City.
April 1993 Coin operated Car Wash area completed at Irifune Cho, Fukuyama City.
February 2001 Company's 70th Anniversary.
March 2006 Minoru Ikeda assumes role of Senior Advisor; Yoshihiro Ikeda is appointed Representative Director.
April 2006 Construction of City Telier Asahi Condominium begins at Irifune Cho, Fukuyama City.
March 2007 Construction of City Telier Asahi Condominium completed.
May 2007 Ikeda & Co.,Ltd. Material Storehouse at Akebono Cho, Fukuyama City, rebuilt.
February 2011 Company’s 80th Anniversary.
Material Storehouse

Material Storehouse

Ikeda Building

Ikeda Building

City Telier Asahi Condominium

City Telier Asahi Condominium