|1946||Foundation of our business of smoking products in Tokyo. We have dealt with smoking products since our inauguration.|
|1960||Incorporation of Tokyo Pipe.|
|1961||Inauguration of the first sale of our products to tobacconists throughout Japan.|
|1962||Inauguration of the first sale of KYOYO Gas Refills which comes with a gas charging attachment for various types of lighters.
KYOYO Gas Refill is still our long-selling product.
|1975||Low cost disposable lighter “Tiltil Mitil” is first developed and sold.|
|1980||Disposable cigarette filter “Tiltil Mitil Micro Filter” is first developed and sold.|
|1986||Relocation of Tokyo Pipe to 1-15-4, Hamamatsu-cho, Minato-ku, Tokyo (our current location and head office)|
|1993||Extinct 1920s’s American oil lighter “DOUGLASS” is re-manufactured and sold.|
|1994||Acquisition of Win Lighter Co., Ltd. lighter department.|
|1996||Conclusion of licensing contract with 1998 FIFA World Cup. World Cup licensed lighters sold.|
|1999||Oil tank lighter “Marvelous” is first sold.|
|2011||Inauguration of selling child resistance disposable lighters in Japan (PSC).|
|2012||Awarded PSC certification.|