Information on Kaneko MediX, Inc.
Kaneko MediX, Inc. is located in Nasushiobara City, Tochigi Prefecture. Located in the northern part of Tochigi prefecture, about 150km north of the metropolitan area, there are hot spring areas such as Shiobara Onsenkyo and Nasu Onsenkyo, which belong to the Nasu volcanic belt and have abundant hot spring water. The mountainous area with abundant nature as a representative and the gently sloping alluvial fan where many Taiko wishes come to the Naka River and Hoki River from various places for sweetfish fishing, etc., in the urban area of the area that coexists with nature We have three factories.
Headquarters, Head Office Factory
(The front photo is the head office)
From 2020/4/13, the head office was relocated from 163-355, Nasushiobara City to 342-17 Tsukinukizawa, Nasushiobara City.
The head office building has a business department and a general affairs / finance department. The business department has a business section and a process control section, which are in charge of ordering, shipping operations, process management as customer contact points. The general affairs department is in charge of general affairs and safety and health.
The quality control department, production engineering department, and development department of the head office and building E function as the control tower for the entire factory.
Corporate Philosophy / Vision
Kaneko MediX, Inc.'s management and employees reach customers around the world through needle manufacturing joy. It is best for us to have joy and we consider it to be the significance of existence, and make it the core of our corporate culture as our corporate philosophy.
Furthermore, our social role and contribution / mission
Furthermore, our social role and contribution / mission
|1. Contribution to customers ... <Challenge>|
We believe that these three contributions and missions will be a joy to our customers and a joy to us.
Kaneko MediX, Inc.'s Social Role, Contribution / Mission Destination
Vision, as "aiming to be the world's number one injection needle manufacturer".
Rather than pursuing quantity, we specialize in injection needles in special fields that customers want and cannot easily make with other companies, enhance their raison d'etre in that challenge, and ask, "what is a better needle?" We are confident that we will continue to manufacture the best injection needles in terms of quality, technology, and customer satisfaction, looking at the world as well as Japan from such a standing position, which will lead to the best in the world.
Kaneko MediX, Inc. (Kaneko MediX Inc.)
|■ Location||329-2703 Tochigi Prefecture, Nasushiobara City, Tsukinukizawa 342-17|
|■ Phone Number||0287-36-6688|
|■ Company Representative||President Takeyoshi Sakashita|
|■ Founder||Yukio Kaneko (1962, Showa 37)|
|■Establishment Date||1972, Showa 47/6/1|
|■ Capital||95,000,000 yen|
|■ Number of Employees||206 people (including full-time employees and part-time workers as of 2020/4/16)|
■ Business Areas
Manufacturing of medical injection needles
・Ashikaga Bank, Nishinasuno Branch
・Tochigi Bank, Nishinasuno Branch
・Shirakawa Shinkin Bank, Nishinasuno Branch
・Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Oyama Branch
・Mitsubishi UFJ Bank, Omiya Ekimae Branch
・Otawara Shinkin Bank, Nishinasuno Branch
Founded by Yukio Kaneko for the purpose of manufacturing medical injection needles
|1972/6||Established Kaneko Kogyo Co., Ltd. (capital 300００００ yen)|
|April 1980||Completion of the 1 factory|
|April 1983||1st factory extension|
|April 1991||Completion of the 2 factory|
|April 1995||Completion of the 3 factory|
|April 1997||Increased capital by 4０ million yen|
|1998/3||Completion of the 4 factory|
|April 1999||Purchased the 5th factory (Tsukizawa factory)|
|2000/5||Increased capital by 6０ million yen|
|2000/8||Increased capital by 8０ million yen|
|2001/2||Increased capital by 9 5 million yen|
|2001/9||Yukio Kaneko appointed as chairman Takeyoshi Sakashita appointed as president from managing director|
|2002/7||ISO9002: 1994'certification accreditation body TUV|
|2003/8||"Tochigi Prefecture Frontier Company" certification|
|2003/9||New cutting factory|
|April 2003||Tsukinukizawa Factory Extension Building B|
ISO9001: 2000 version upgrade update
Tsukinukizawa Factory Reconstruction Building A
1-axis servo control, NC control grinder 14 units relocated to Tsukinukizawa factory
|2005/4||TOC (Theory of constraints) in-house introduction project launched|
|2008/2||Land purchase 3000m2 (including 2 buildings)|
Company name changed, converted to a joint-stock company
(From Kaneko Kogyo Co., Ltd. to Kaneko MediX, Inc.)
|April 2008||Land purchase 3142m2|
|April 2008||Wastewater treatment equipment / specific facility notification approval, Tsukinukizawa No. 2 factory renovation started|
Tochigi Future Challenge Fund Grant Application
(Subsidy ISO13485 acquisition application approved)
|2010/2||Completed renovation of Tsukinukizawa No. 2 Factory (cleaning / inspection process transfer) (Inspection room clean unit: Class 10,000 infrastructure development)|
|2010/2||The ISO13485:2003 certification acquisition|
|April 2010||Merged with Sun Giken, a canula maker specializing in special needles, and established the Special Needle Division.|
|2011/2||Addition of shot blasting work building to Tsukinukizawa Daiichi Factory Building A|
|2011/4||Introduced two ４-axis NC grinders, located in Tsukinukizawa Factory A Building|
|2013/6||Heisei 24 Manufacturing SME / Small Business Prototype Development Support Subsidy Application Adopted|
|2013/7||Building E newly built on the premises of Tsukinukizawa No. ２ Factory Steel frame 2 stories, site area 360m2|
Updated to ISO13485: 2016 2016 version
|April 2018||Building C newly built on the premises of Tsukinukizawa No. ２ Factory Steel frame 2 stories, site area 540m2|
In 2018/12, 1 electric discharge machine was brought into the C building of Tsukizawa No. ２ Factory, in 2019/2, 4 high-precision NC grinders were brought in, and in 2019/3, 1 fully automatic AVF grinder was introduced.
Construction of the head office building will begin at the Tsukinukizawa No. ２ Factory, scheduled to be completed in 2020/3. The head office building will be connected to Building C, and Building E will also be connected on the 2nd floor.
|April 2019||The special needle manufacturing section was relocated from the head office factory to the 2nd floor of the C building of the Tsukinukizawa second factory.|
The head office building was completed on the premises of the Tsukinukizawa No. ２ Factory, and the head office was relocated.
The relocation address will be 342-17 Tsukinukizawa, Nasushiobara City.
Due to the relocation of the head office, the names of each factory have changed.
Headquarter factory ⇒ Nogi factory TEL: 0287-36-6689
Tsukinukizawa No.１ Factory ⇒ Tsukinukizawa Factory TEL: 0287-39-3257
Tsukinukizawa No. ２ Factory ⇒ Headquarter/Headquarter Factory TEL: 0287-39-1870 (Headquarter Factory)