|April||Commenced service for “Kirala”, our new water server brand, with Mao Asada as a brand partner. [Click here for Release]
Released the first IoT products in our “SIXPAD” line.
Changed our corporate logo. [Click here for Release]
|February||Appointed as a main sponsor of the 59th GRAMMY AWARDS Official Backstage Gift Lounge (For the fourth time)
In the JAPAN SPORTING GOODS AWARDS 2016, SIXPAD won 1st place as the most sold product in the training goods division.
Reached total sales of half a million units of FACIAL FITNESS PAO
|December||ReFa CARAT was inducted into the Hall of Fame and FACIAL FITNESS PAO won 1st place in the best fitness division at the @cosme The Best Cosmetics Award 2016.
ReFa CLEAR won an award in the health/beauty home appliance division of the All About Home Appliances Award 2016.
SIXPAD supported the Chuo University men’s volleyball team and Yuki Ishikawa in their worldwide challenge.
|November||ReFa CLEAR won 2nd place in the beauty home appliance division of the All About Best Cosmetics Award 2016.
SIXPAD supported FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 as its official event sponsor.
|October||ReFa and Shiseido Japan Co., Ltd.’s BENEFIQUE jointly developed the esthetic device.|
|September||Reached 1 million total sales of Style.
Established group company MTG PROFESSIONAL Co., Ltd.
|August||Reached 5 million total sales of ReFa.|
|July||Opened Customer Service Center.|
|June||Partnership with Cuore, founded by Japanese soccer player Yuto Nagatomo.
Total sales of our training gear "SIXPAD" reached 500 thousand units.
Started selling the "SIXPAD" training gear in 29 European countries.
|April||In the JAPAN SPORTING GOODS AWARD 2015, SIXPAD won 3 different awards, including the category for "Most Innovative Product".|
|February||Released 3 new MDNA SKIN cosmetics items, professional body care collection and MDNA SKIN signature treatment menu.
Opened the world's first MDNA SKIN solo counter at Harvey Nichols, Hong Kong Pacific Place.
|2015||October||Opened ReFa Brand web site. http://www.refa.net/|
|July||MTG × Cristiano Ronaldo " BODY REVOLUTION PROJECT "
Launched SIXPAD, a new brand that employed football player Cristiano Ronaldo as a development partner
|June||Opened FORMA VITA at Hankyu Hakata|
|April||Reached total sales of 300,000 units of FACIAL FITNESS PAO|
|February||Opened MDNA SKIN/ReFa shop at Chubu Centrair International Airport|
|January||Appointed as a main sponsor of the 57th GRAMMY AWARDS Official Backstage Gift Lounge|
(For the third consecutive year)
|2014||December||ReFa CARAT received 1st place and ReFa for BODY won 2nd place in the beauty home appliances division at the @cosme The Best Cosmetics Awards 2014.
Opened Fukuoka Sales Office
Opened Osaka Sales Office
|November||Opened FORMA VITA at Ginza Mitsukoshi
Exceeded 3 million total sales of the ReFa Series
|October||Opened FORMA VITA at Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi Main Store|
|September||Opened FORMA VITA at Matsuzakaya Nagoya
Exhibited at Tokyo Runway 2014 Autumn/Winter
|August||Exhibited at Kobe Collection 2014 Autumn/Winter|
|July||Started MTG × Cristiano Ronaldo
Football player Cristiano Ronaldo is appointed to promote 5 new products within the ReFa ACTIVE and FACIAL FITNESS PAO brands.
|June||Held MTG World Japan 2014|
|April||Received the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's 2014 Intellectual Property Achievement Award
MTG PACIFIC Pte, Ltd. established
|March||Exhibited at Kobe Collection 2014 Spring/Summer &
Tokyo Runway 2014 Spring/Summer
Opened a direct sales shop in Haneda Airport Duty Free area
Opened FORMA VITA at Daimaru Tokyo, Osaka Takashimaya and SOGO KOBE
|February||Opened FORMA VITA at Isetan Shinjuku, JR Nagoya Takashimaya, and Hankyu Umeda Main Store
Launched MDNA SKIN, a new product developed jointly with world beauty icon Madonna
|January||Appointed as a main sponsor of the 56th GRAMMY AWARDS Official Backstage Gift Lounge|
|2013||November||ReFa for BODY won 1st place in the Beauty Goods division for “BITEKI 2013's Best Cosmetics Selected by 50 BITEKI Sages”|
|August||Exhibited at the 17th Tokyo Girls Collection 2013|
|June||Conducted a ReFa brand renewal and commodity presentation
Established group company MTG ( SHANGHAI ) Trading Co., Ltd.
|May||Opened the Shiga R&D Office
Opened the Tokyo Sales Office
Opened group company MTG TAIWAN Co., Ltd.
|April||Moved the R&D center to headquarters
Reached 2 million in sales of Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa
|March||Appointed for the 85th ACADEMY AWARDS Celebrity Gift Lounge|
|February||Appointed as a main sponsor of the 55th GRAMMY AWARDS Official Backstage Gift Lounge|
|January||Korean girls band, KARA, appointed to promote the product of CUVILADY|
|2012||November||Won 1st place for both Overall and for the Beauty Goods Division in BITEKI 2012’s Best Cosmetics Product Selected by 42 beauty Sages|
|October||Won 2012 Good Design Awards for the Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa CARAT
and for the balance chair CUVILADY
|September||Opened Tokyo Office|
|June||ReFa CARAT won 1st place for both Overall and for the Beauty Goods division
for BITEKI First Half of 2012's "Best Cosmetics that Changed Me!" Selected by 50 Beauty Sages.
|February||Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa appointed for the 84th ACADEMY AWARDS Celebrity Gift Lounge.
Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa appointed for the 54th GRAMMY AWARDS Gift Lounge.
|2011||December||Established group company TWELVE Corporation.|
|July||Set up Shanghai Fudan University Office as an R&D base|
|April||Achieved 1 million sales of Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa
Held 1st global congress
|February||Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa appointed for the 83rd ACADEMY AWARDS Celebrity Gift Lounge.
Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa appointed for the 53rd GRAMMY AWARDS Gift Lounge.
|2010||November||Concluded a partnership with Toyota Tsusho Corporation|
|August||Opened the Research and Development Center as an R&D base|
|March||Increased capitalization to 100 million yen
Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa formally appointed for the 82nd ACADEMY AWARDS Celebrity Gift Lounge.
|February||Platinum Electronic Roller ReFa formally appointed for the 52nd GRAMMY AWARDS Gift Lounge.|
|2009||July||Acquired HACCP water treatment system for Kirala business|
|February||Acquired approval for the manufacture and sale of cosmetics|
|2008||February||Won Honorable Mention for entrepreneurs in the National Forum on Entrepreneurship
and Venture Business Japan Venture Awards 2008
|2007||September||Launched our Cosmetics Series|
|March||Embarked on joint research with the University of Tokyo|
|2006||December||Obtained the SIAA mark of approval from the Society of Industrial Technology for Antimicrobial Articles|
|September||Opened the Kirala Factory|
|2005||March||Exhibited at Aichi Expo|
|January||Started developing spa and fitness products|
|2004||December||Launched our Kirala home water delivery business|
|August||Embarked on joint research with Nagoya University|
|2003||November||Moved our headquarters to the MTG HIKARI Bldg.|
|2002||April||Started the development of ceramics with high thermal conductivity|
|March||Started the development of household appliances|
|2001||May||Started the development of commercial equipment|
|1998||December||Increased capitalization to 35 million yen|
|1996||January||Incorporation with capitalization of 10 million yen|