HORI METAL LEAF & POWDER CO.,LTD. was established by Denbei Sunagoya in 1711(Edo Period).
Since then we have had a long history for 300 years.
Our products are widely used for not only cultural assets, famous arts but also in the new field like printings, cosmetics and food.
Today we are trying to develop new products and a possibility of gold leaf and powder being used in the new field.
We would very much appreciate receiving your continued patronage of various fields of industry.
-We will continue to color the tradition and create the newness.-
We will go ahead with creation of new value by adding gold leaf with you all.
|1711||The founder,Denbei Sunagoya manufactured gold leaf under the control of the Tokugawa government.|
|1864||The store building was burned down by a fire in the Hamagurigomon War.|
|1868||The Meiji government gave us a license to sell gold leaf.After the Meiji Restoration, the market was expanded in all over Japan.
We began to deal in a variety of metal foil and powder.
|1945||After the Second World War, we developed our business in the new field like printing, building materials and so on.|
|1950||Shizendou was recognized into the company HORI METAL LEAF & POWDER CO.,LTD.|
|1955||Our gold leaves were used to rebuild the Kinkakuji Temple.|
|1964||Nagoya branch office was completed.
We began to sell transfer foil.
|1985||We succeeded in developing edible gold flake [MAIKO BRAND] for the first time.|
|2000||We succeeded in developing 24K gold leaf KOGANEHAKU for the first time.|
|2001||The head office was redecorated.|
|2004||Yoshiaki Hori assumed the position of the chairman Tomoyuki hori assumed the position of the tenth president.
We acquired ISO9001:2000
|2008||The ”Osaka local office” was opened.
"Shanghai Horiking Printing Material Trading [Shanghai] CO., LTD" was opened.
|2011||The 300th anniversary of the foundation.|
|2013||The ”Kyusyu blanch office” was opened.|
|2015||Receive the Oscar certification.|
|2016||The ”Kyusyu blanch office” has been renamed the ”Kumamoto blanch office”.
The ”Tokyo office” was opend.
|Name of the company||HORI METAL LEAF & POWDER CO.,LTD.|
|Address||356 Gokomachi Higashi-iru Nakagyo-ku Kyoto,Japan
|Accounting period||March 20|
Aoyama Tokyu building 6F
3-1-3 Minami-aoyama Minato-ku Tokyo,Japan
＜Osaka local office＞
5-12-1 Nakamoto Higashinari-ku Osaka,Japan
<CKH Trading CO.,LTD.>
<President> Tomoyuki Hori
<Senior managing director> Masahiro Hayashi
<Managing director> Takaaki Murata
<Director> Yuko Hori
<Director> Masayuki Sou
<Auditor> Junko Matsusaka
|Activities||Manufacture and sales of various metal leaf & powder|