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|1949||Maruzen Sewing Machine Co., Ltd established.
Production and distribution of sewing machine and parts started.
|1952||Launched home-use zig-zag machines for the first time in Japan.|
|1957||Entered into a long term contract with the giant merchandiser, Sears Roebuck & Co.,(U.S.A.)|
|1961||Moriguchi central factory building completed.
Annual export sales reached 128,000 machines, becoming the top exporter.
|1964||Annual export sales exceeded 354,000 machines.
The highest honor for a corporate citizen granted by Japan Export Committee for the excellent export turnover.
|1965||Overseas expansion into Germany and U.K. started, following trade liberalization.|
|1968||JIC, Inc. (U.S.A.), the overseas affiliate established.|
|1969||European resident office opened in Brussels, Belgium.|
|1971||Shinwa Industries Ltd. (Taiwan) established.|
|1972||”Symbol of Excellence award for 5 consecutive years” presented by Sears.|
|1973||Total export exceeded 5 million units.|
|1977||European resident office moved to Dusseldorf, Germany.
”Symbol of Excellence award for 10 consecutive years“ granted by Sears.
|1978||Total export top 7 million units.|
|1979||Good design award granted to the electronic sewing machine.|
|1980||Good design award granted to the compact machine.|
|1981||Total sales of compact machines exceeded 1 million units.|
|1985||MINI JAGUAR sewing machine introduced.|
|1989||Corporate name changed to Jaguar Co.,Ltd.|
|1992||Jaguar Zhuhai Co.,Ltd. established in Guangdong, China as Jaguar’s production site in China.
Sewmaster Co. Ltd established.
|1997||Jaguar Zhuhai obtained ISO 9002 certification.|
|1999||Corporate name changed to Jaguar International Corporation.
Attained the second largest sales of home sewing machines in Japan in the first half of the year.
|2000||The first microprocessor-controlled sewing machine introduced.
The first computer-controlled machine with Game Boy introduced.
|2001||Jaguar Zhuhai obtained ISO 9001 (2000) certification.|
|2002||DQS (Digital Quick-threading System) machine with a newly-developed quick and easy threading system introduced.|
|2006||Jaguar Zhuhai obtained ISO 14001 (2004) certification.|
|2007||Jaguar International Corporation Hanoi established in Hanoi, Vietnam as Jaguar’s production site in Vietnam.|
|2008||Jaguar International Corporation Hanoi started mass-production.|
|2009||Jaguar International Corporation Hanoi obtained ISO 9001 (2008), 14001 (2004) certification.|
|2011||Jaguar International Corporation Hanoi completed second construction of the factory.|
|2014||Jaguar International Corporation Hanoi obtained SA8000 certification.|