Company Profile

Company Profile

Trading name 株式会社 スワニー
SWANY Corporation
Head Office Matsubara 981, Higashikagawa City, Kagawa Prefecture, 769-2795, Japan
Tel: +81-879-25-4101 Fax: +81-879-23-1003
Tokyo Branch 4F Higashi-Nihonbashi Green Bldg, Higashi-Nihonbashi 2-8-3,
Chuo Ward, Tokyo, 103-0004, Japan
Tel: 03-5833-3212 Fax: 03-5833-3218
Osaka
Sales Office
Minami-Hommachi Bldg 602, Kyutaro-cho 3-2-10, Chuo Ward,
Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture, 541-0056
Tel: 06-7651-6496 Fax: 06-7650-3797
Foundation Founded in 1937 by former chairman Tomio Miyoshi
Establishment Reorganized as Miyoshi Textile Factory in 1950
In 1972, name changed to, and registered as, Swany Corporation
Capital 90 million JPY
Representative
Director
President: Tsukasa Itano
Senior advisor Etsuo Miyoshi
Number of
employees
104 (61 men and 43 women)
Business fields Production, sales, and import/export of gloves (fashion, casual, formal, sports, etc.), luggage and wheelchairs

History

1937
Company founded by former chairman Tomio Miyoshi
1950
Reorganized as Miyoshi Textile Factory
1972
Name changed to Swany Corporation
1978
Etsuo Miyoshi assumed role of president and representative director
1980
Swany America Corp. established in New York City
1984
Swany China Corporation established in Kunshan City, Jiangsu Province, China
1987
U.S. company Elmer Little & Sons, Inc. acquired
1988
Swany Greatwall Glove Corporation established in Jiashan County, Zhejiang Province, China
1989
Swany Taicang Glove Corporation established in Taicang City, Jiangsu Province, China
1995
Two U.S. subsidiary companies merged to form Swany America Corp.
2005
Swany China Corporation Qing Yang Branch established in Qing Yang County, Anhui Province, China
2009
Tsukasa Itano assumed role of president and representative director
Etsuo Miyoshi assumed role of chairman and representative director
2012
Swany (Cambodia) Corporation established in Cambodia
2013
Won first prize at the Most Treasured Companies in Shikoku Awards
2015
Swany Mini wheelchair goes on sale
2018
Etsuo Miyoshi assumed role of senior advisor