90 years of innovation, eager for new challenges.
Time and air surrounding people.
How can we make these elements better and more enriching.
Amano's history was built on relentless challenges to achieve just this.
Although our society has changed significantly, with the changing of times,
Our values remain unchanged since our founding.
Observe the people thoroughly and listen carefully to what they say.
And based on what we notice and learn,
We will create innovations that only we can do.
Visualize time and build a safe and comfortable society.
Create a comfortable global environment using the power of air.
Amano will continue to take on the challenges of improving the future.
And contribute to the realization of a sustainable society.
90th anniversary Logo
Drawn in single-stroke lettering, it expresses the path we came and the path towards the next 100th anniversary.
The thick and thin double line design represents various connections,
such as the connection between people, the world, and stakeholders etc.
Looking back on Amano's 90 years
1931The creation of the first made-in-Japan time recorder
Amano delivers Amano Time Recorder to Japan National Railways
Start of environmental product development; Amano launches industrial cleaners
Amano starts export of time management products
Development of the type NR time recorder
Amano established its first overseas subsidiary in New York
The company renamed to "Amano Corporation"
Building of Hosoe Factory
Beginning of information systems business
Amano delivers the first Areco Data System unit
Foundation of the development of parking systems business
Amano delivers the first fully-automated fare payment system
Completion of the first overseas manufacturing factory in the US
Hot seller Amano releases its "Intelligent Time Recorder"(At the time known as "Interedorder", "Intereco" or "IR")
Construction of Tsukui Factory (currently Sagamihara Factory)
Amano commemences local production in Europe
Completion of Amano Electronics Europe, N.V.
Expansion of cleaning business
Amano acquires Pioneer Eclipse Corporation
Asian market development
Amano establishes local subsidiaries
Expansion of parking systems business in North America
Amano acquires Terry McGann & Associates, Inc.
Expansion of information systems business in Europe
Amano acquires Horosmart S.A.
Expansion of information systems business in North America
Amano acquires Accu-Time Systems, Inc
Expansion of clean system business in North America
Amano acquires wooden floor sanding equipment business
Newly launched the autonomous robotic scrubber
Commenced the commercial robotic cleaner business
Established a Mexican subsidiary to gain share in the Central American market
Established "Amano Secure Japan Corporation" to expand the time stamp business
Established a Vietnamese subsidiary to expand sales in ASEAN