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Historical Highlights
1956 Founded GENERAL TELEVISION SERVICE CO., LTD. in Ota-ku, Tokyo
Started development of wireless communication equipment
1962 Began exporting wireless communication equipment
1964 Moved headquarters to Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Changed the company name to YAESU MUSEN CO., LTD.
1973 Established YAESU MUSEN U.S.A., INC. in Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Established Sukagawa Factory in Sukagawa, Fukushima, as a main factory for communication equipment production
1978 Moved headquarters to Shimomaruko, Ota-ku, Tokyo
1988 Established YAESU EUROPE B.V. in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1989 Established Iwate Factory in Iwate
1991 Publicly listed and increased capital to 4,220 million yen
1994 Established YAESU UK LTD. in London, U.K.
1995 Established YAESU GERMANY GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany
Established YAESU HK LTD. in Hong Kong
1998 Established STANDARD CO., LTD. as a domestic sales company
Acquired STANDARD COMMUNICATIONS CO., LTD. from Marantz Japan
1999 Moved headquarters to Meguro-ku, Tokyo
Acquired STANDARD HORIZON, the top brand in overseas marine radio market Obtained ISO 9002 approval
2000 Changed the company name to VERTEX STANDARD CO., LTD.
Acquired TRONDULE CO., LTD., a manufacturer of data transmission devices, from Bosch Braking Systems Co., Ltd.
2001 Obtained ISO 14000 approval Completed acquisition of worldwide distribution rights for STANDARD brand from Marantz Japan Concentrated production facilities under TRONDULE CO., LTD. control, including Sukagawa main factory Combined Yaesu Europe B.V. and Yaesu Germany GmbH
2002 Moved USA headquarters to a new building due to expansion of business
Obtained ISO 9001:2000 approval
2003 Established VERTEX STANDARD (SUZHOU) CO., LTD. in Suzhou, China
2004 VERTEX STANDARD (SUZHOU) CO., LTD. obtained ISO 14001:1996 and ISO 9001:2000 approval
2005 Obtained ISO 14001:2004 approval
2006 Established VERTEX STANDARD (AUSTRALIA) PTY., LTD. in Melbourne, Australia
2012 Changed the company name to YAESU MUSEN CO.,LTD.
Moved headquarters to Higashi-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
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