Corporate History

Corporate History

Name Kamata Co. Ltd.
1930 Katsuo Kamata started manufacturing plate type (pressing) shaping blocks at the early stage of soft capsule manufacturing within the country. He made a mold by using rod-like glue (gelatin) utilizing a technique in chasing.
1970 Izumi Kamta takes over Kmata Factory. A rotary die type encapsulating machine made by Liner in England was installed and transferred from plate pressing method to rotary die roll manufacturing.
1975 Production of rotary die type encapsulating machine (A-1) and its accessory facilities and equipment started.
1983 3 lines exported overseas to Switzerland for the first time.
1986 New molding machines (S-1, H-1, B-1) developed and released for sale.
1990 Patent obtained for a clustered die role which had increased productivity. High speed molding machines (WH-1, WB-1) developed and patented.
1991 Contracted production of soft capsules started.
1996 Constructed and transferred the plant producing soft capsules to where now the main office stands.
2005 ISO9001 acquired. Kamata USA, Inc. established.
2007 A new soft capsule molding machine (TB-1) developed, which has 3 times the producing speed than the former machines.
2008 GMP conformity authorization for dietary supplement obtained.
2011 Toke plant, with an integrated system from production to packaging, was constructed in Chiba pref. Seamless capsule encapsulating machine developed.
2013 Contracted production of seamless capsules started.
2016 On the 3rd of October in 2016, we established a new subsidiary company, Kamata Machinery Ltd., dedicated for manufacturing and sales of capsule manufacturing machines.
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