Corporate Profile

Kuboi Ink Co.,Ltd image

Company which supports evolution of media and creates new value

Our company was formed newly as a Kuboi Kanjiro Store in January, 1946, and is involved in variety of ink manufacturing until today. Meanwhile, the improvement and the diversification have progressed to the ink that becomes raw material for printed matter in compliance with needs of society for the new media creation. At our company is not only pursues the quality of industry top class, but demonstrates originality with special dye, paints, etc.
Of course, the introduction of the environment and the quality management system are considered enough to the environment and the society to accomplish the social responsibility as the company, and it has worked on the activity that assumes people’s safety and relief to be the first.
Hereafter, Kuboi Ink will continue to create new value for the future.

President Shinsuke Kuboi

As the company engaged in a information industry,we value happiness

Why is it that the child when the picture book is seen instinctively makes the face glow? Media and the print are the one to expand person’s idea to the world freely and what makes impressive and joy by telling people information and truth. It is possible to have limitless possibilities by becoming media such as picture book though the ink that will produce a color. Therefore, we Kuboi Ink is ink producer but at same time we are participating in information industry.
From this point of view, the raw material is simply processed when considering about the existence of ink, and the color suitable for people’s needs not only is made but also look toward suitable usage in various feature developments. In order to continue progressing, think what is necessary, what you should do, and proceed with it. I think that it contributes to the development of industry and the whole society. So the responsibility that we should do is by no means small at all. As the one who participate in society, we all responsible and concern for the environment, all consideration to people and correspondence to safeties and the information handling, collection of various topics.
Promote the business while considering all stake-holder, Kuboi Ink might be small power but shows the significance of existence to the society.
The time of printing which just put 4 colors inks on paper is changing.
We, for the future people’s happiness, we are going to grope for various possibilities in the future, and to present it to everybody as a product.

COMPANY NAME Kuboi Ink Co.,Ltd
REPRESENTATIVE PERSON President Shinsuke Kuboi
CAPITAL 30 million yen
FOUNDATION 30 million yen
ESTABLOSHED 17 January 1951
ADDRESS ●Head Office & Factory
2-11-23,Higashiimazato,Higashinari-ku Osaka,Japan zip537-0011
TEL.+81-6-6973-6211 FAX.+81-6-6973-6171

●Tokyo Office
3-17-14,Hongoh,Bunkyo-ku Tokyo,Japan zip113-0033
TEL.+81-3-5802-6211 FAX.+81-3-5802-5272
HANDLING LIST UV curing Inks,Flexo Inks,Letter Presss Inks,Thermochromic Inks,Scent Inks,
Photochromic Inks, Hidetech Inks, Water soluble Inks

We obtained certificates for ISO9001 and ISO14001 on 23rd of March 2004. As a result, improvement of the management and the production from an integrated aspect of the environment and the quality became more certain.

Jan.1946 *Opened “Kuboi kanjiro store”at Higashi District,Osaka City.
Jan.1951 *Kuboi Ink CO., LTD. Is established. Kanjiro Kuboi was installed as President.
Jan.1960 *Opened new factory at Moriguchi City, Osaka. Started productions of
  Offset Inks, Metal Inks and *Letterpress Inks.
May.1972 *Reinforcement of plant facilities, started productions of Flexo Inks and Web Offset Inks.
Mar.1973 *Introduced heat-set Inks for seal & labels.
Oct.1973 *Appointed distributing agent in Tokyo, Nagoya and Fukuoka.
Jan.1976 *Introduced UV Cure Inks.
May.1976 *Business corporation with New Hong Long in Taiwan.
Jul.1976 *Started export to Europe, USA., Australia and Middle-East.
Jan.1980 *Kanjiro Kuboi became Chairman, Yusuke kuboi was installed as President.
Mar.1985 *Renovation of Osaka factory due to business expansion.
Oct.1998 *Business corporation with Sanwa Giken (Presently Sanwacoken)
Mar.2002 *Business corporation with H.SHINE PRINTING MACHINE(China)
Jul.2003 *Obtained “Green Partner” certificate from Sony Corp.
Mar.2004 *Head office factory obtained ISO9001,ISO14001.
Jun.2004 *Business corporation with Akzo Nobel Inks(Presently Flint Group Narrow Web).
Dec.2004 *Capital 30 million yen.
Apr.2005 *Tokyo Office was established.
Jan.2006 *Business corporation wish BASF Printing Systems(Presently Flint Group Flexographic Products).
Aug.2007 *Entire premise was designated to Non-smoking area.
Jan.2011 *Yusuke Kuboi became Chairman, Shinsuke Kuboi was installed as President.
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