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1965 Company founded
1971 Name changed to UNIKA CO., LTD.
Unika Concrete Drill launched
1981 Gumma Factory built near Tatebayashi City; manufacture of hole cutter products began
1987 Head Office and Tokyo Office combined and moved to current location, to accommodate business expansion.
1991 Iwate Factory built to increase production capacity and manufacture new products with ceramic, diamond and other special materials
1995 UR21 Multifunction Core Drill Series W recognized with the Good Design Award of the Japan Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
New factory opened near Beijing, China, as LANGFANG RIZHI MACHINERY & TOOL CO., LTD
1997 Distribution Center established on the grounds of the Gunma Factory
Vie-Pan Industrial Co., Ltd. established in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam as a base for expansion in Southeast Asia
1998 Launch of the first “environmentally friendly” product, the Q-Bit Dust Suction Drill System
First cordless drills launched
1999 New factory completed by Langfang Rizhi Machinery & Tool in China
Production department of Gunma Factory integrated into Iwate Factory
2000 The entire Japan staff toured the new factory in China
2001 Iwate Factory production area expanded
2002 Unika and obtained ISO 9001:2000 certification
2003 US sales initiated through a national retail chain
2005 UNIKA MACHINERY & TOOL CO., LTD. founded to expand production and marketing capacities in China
China factory began consignment production for an American company
2008 UNIKA VIETNAM CO., LTD. established in connection with construction of a new Vietnam factory
Unika Vietnam Co. acquired majority interest in Vie-Pan Industrial Co. which was renamed UNIKA VIE-PAN CO., LTD.
2009 Unika Vietnam factory obtained ISO 9001:2008 certification
2010 China factories at Langfang Rizhi Machinery & Tool and Unika Machinery & Tool obtained ISO 9001:2008 certification
2011 Japanese company name changed to UNIKA HOLDINGS COMPANY LIMITED, as a pure holding company structure was introduced
UNIKA CO., LTD. reincorporated as a tool production and marketing company
2012 Representative office was established in Bangalore, India
2013 Indian representative office was locally incorporated and UNIKA INIDIA PVT. LTD. was founded as a sales office for India, the Middle and Near East, and African countries.

UNIKA ASEAN TRADING CO., LTD. founded as sales office for ASEAN nations.

VIE-PAN INDUSTRIAL PARK CO., LTD. founded to develop an industrial park for Japanese small and medium sized companies, “VIE-PAN TECHNO PARK”.
2015 Q-Bit UX Dust Suction Drill System registered with the New Technology Information System (NETIS) of the Japan Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism.
2017 Europe representative office was established in Strasbourg, France
2018 Iwate Factory production area was expanded.

Unika Vietnam Factory was relocated and newly built in the area of VIE-PAN TECHNO PARK.

UNIKA EUROPE SAS was founded as sales office for Europe.