History of Mitsui Bussan I-Fashion Ltd.
|Mitsui Bussan I -Fashion Ltd. established through the merger of Mitsui Bussan Inter-Fashion Ltd. and Mitsui Bussan Techno Products Co., Ltd.|
|Establishment of DigitalClothing Co., Ltd, as a company to make and sell 3D clothing samples for apparel makers and retailers.|
History of Mitsui Bussan Inter-Fashion Ltd.
|Establishment of Mitsui Bussan Inter-Fashion Ltd. as a support company for the then Textiles Division of Mitsui & Co., Ltd.|
|Merger with Bussan International Textiles Ltd. (BIT), a trading company specializing in fabrics|
|Osaka Branch and Nagoya Branch established|
|Alta Moda International Ltd. (Hong Kong) acquired as a wholly owned subsidiary, and added to the network together with its subsidiary Alta Moda (China) Co., Ltd. (Shanghai, Qingtao, Dalian), to provide collaborative services|
|Start of integrated business operations from production and procurement of apparel and accessories to logistics|
|Alta Moda (China) Co., Ltd. (Shanghai, Qingtao, Dalian) acquired as a wholly owned subsidiary|
|Merger with B.M.C. LTD., a brand marketing company|
|Merger with Mitsui Bussan Techno Products Co., Ltd.|
History of Mitsui Bussan Techno Products Co., Ltd.
|Establishment in Chuo-ku, Tokyo, as Casa Creador Co, Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui & Co., Ltd., to manage the manufacture of apparel products under contract to Mitsui & Co.’s Textiles Division|
|Head Office relocated to Osaka City, new outsourcing agreement concluded with Mitsui & Co.’s Textiles Division, commencement of domestic and international trading in woven and knitted products|
|Company name changed to Mitsui Bussan Textile Co., Ltd., trading in textile raw materials commenced in the following year, in addition to the existing woven and knitted products|
|Commencement of trading in textile raw materials, woven, and knitted products, and other products on the account of Mitsui Bussan Textile Co., Ltd., commencement of handling of Pertex Brand products following the acquisition of the trade mark and patents by Mitsui & Co., Ltd.|
|Name changed to Mitsui Bussan Techno Products Co., Ltd.|
|Acquisition of right to distribute Italian Alcantara synthetic suede to Japanese automotive manufacturers|
|Merger with Mitsui Bussan Inter-Fashion Ltd.|