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1948 July Sogo Printing & Packaging Co., Ltd. founded in Osaka
1964 July Tokyo Branch opened (later to become Tokyo Head Office)
1983 September Meibundo Industries Co., Ltd. established
1986 July Fuji Recreation Center constructed
1988 September Distribution Center constructed
1990 April Osaka Head Office building constructed
  August Technopack Co., Ltd. established
1996 July Dual head office system created in Osaka Head Office and Tokyo Head Office
1998 March Hyogo Plant opened
2000 March ISO 9002 certification acquired by Hyogo Plant
  May Capital increased to 304.56 million yen
2001 October ISO 9001 certification acquired companywide
2002 May ISO 14001 certification acquired by Hyogo Plant
2004 June Meibundo Industries Nara Plant opened
  July S.A.P Co., Ltd. established
2005 December Togane Plant opened (later to become Kanto Plant)
2007 January KES certification (first step) acquired by Meibundo Industries
  October ISO 14001 certification acquired by Kanto Plant
2009 December Green Printing plant certification acquired by Hyogo Plant
2010 June Green Printing plant certification acquired by Kanto Plant
  September Meibundo Industries Sasayama Plant construction completed
2011 March FSC certification acquired by Meibundo Industries
  May ISO 9001 certification acquired companywide by Technopack
  December Taiyo Printing & Packaging Industries Co., Ltd. incorporated into the Sogo Group
2012 December Kyushu Plant opened
2013 October Kansai Distribution Center opened
2014 May Technopack Vietnam Co., Ltd. opened in Vietnam
2015 April Toyama Branch and Kyushu Branch opened
  June CSR (one star) certification acquired
  September Merged with Technopack Co., Ltd. and changed company name to Sogo Printing Co., Ltd.
2016 March Hyogo No.2 Plant opened