Monthly Capacity over 8 million units
Top Solenoid maker with No.1 share in Japan
TDS Co., LTD. is a specialized producer of Solenoids that are actuators to convert electrical energy into mechanical linear motion.
Solenoids can be applied into various products including information equipment, office equipments, optical equipments, automobiles and the related equipments, audio devices. Solenoids are widely used for almost any electrical devices.
Over 2100 types of solenoids are manufactured by TDS Group with the monthly capacity over 8 million units that is the Japan and world top class capacity as a Solenoid dedicated maker.
Supplying TDS solenoids over 300 of widely recognized customers in various fields makes TDS brand widely accepted and trusted.
|Company Name||TDS Co., LTD.|
|Address of HQ||2-5-5, Shinmei-cho, OKAYA, Nagano, 394-0004, Japan|
|Date founded||February, 1962|
|Capital||225 Million Japanese yen|
|Representative||Takihiko Takahashi, President and Representative Director|
|Organization||Sales, Engineering, Quality Management, Production Management, Purchasing, Production Engineering, Finance, Administration, Akita Factory|
|Products||DC Solenoids, Solenoid Valves, DS Solenoid Assemblies, Coils|
Suwa Branch, Shoko Chukin Bank
Okaya Branch, Nagano Credit Union,
Matsumoto Branch, Mizuho Bank
|TDS Head Office||
Enlarged map for TDS Head Office.
■ By Car, from Okaya IC, Nagano Expressway
1. Go straight from the highway gate for 240m
2. Turn left at the first intersection and drive 350m
3. Turn left at the next intersection (Route 20) and drive 350m
4. Turn Right at intersection “Okaya I.C East”
Drive 1.2km and TDS building is on the left.
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■ By Car, from Okaya JR Station
1. Go straight from Okaya JR Station toward North East.
2. Take first right.
3. Go straight at the next intersection and drive into Prefectural Route 13.
4. Turn Right at the intersection “Honcho 1Cho-me” and drive into Prefectural Route 14.
5. Turn Left at the intersection “Honcho” and drive into Prefectural Route 254.
Drive 1.4km and TDS building is on the right.
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|Feb. 1962||Takahashi Manufactory was founded in Narita-cho, Okaya-City in Nagano prefecture and started coil winding for small transformer coils.|
|May. 1967||The factory relocated to Imai, Okaya-city and started DC solenoids manufacturing.|
|May. 1969||New factory was built in the current head office address, Shimei-cho, Okaya-City and the old factory moved in.|
|Oct. 1969||Takahashi Manufactory was re-organized into joint-stock company with the capital of 5million Japanese yen.|
|Dec. 1971||Ina-Takahashi Electronic Ltd. was established in Ohgaya, Nishi-minowa, Ina-City in Nagano prefecture.|
|Apr. 1975||Company was renamed to Takahashi Electronics. Established structure for DC Solenoid specialized manufacturing.|
|Aug. 1978||Takahashi machinery was established in Shimeicho, Okaya-City|
|Sep. 1981||Ohnodai Electronics was founded in Akiwa-cho, Kita-Akita-gun, AKITA.
The operation started from December, 1981
|Jun. 1983||Ani Electronics was established in Kamikoani-mura, Kita-Akita-gun, AKITA.|
|Sep. 1983||Kamikoani Electronics was established in Kamikoani-mura, Kita-Akita-gun, AKITA.|
|Dec. 1983||Company merged Ina-takahashi Electronics Ltd. into Ina factory.|
|Apr. 1984||Takahashi Machinery was moved from Okaya-City to Kita-Akita-gun, AKITA.|
|Jun. 1984||Gojohme Electronics was founded in Gohohme-cho, Minami-Akita-gun, AKITA.|
|Jun. 1986||Company had its 12th capital increment to the total capital of 16 million Japanese yen.|
|Jun. 1987||Corporate combined the head office manufacturing function into Ina-factory to rationalize the operation.|
|May. 1992||Takahashi Electronics (Thailand) was established in Thailand.|
|Sep. 1993||Takahashi Electronics (HK) was established in Hong Kong.|
|Jul. 1994||TDS Manufacturing was established in Dongguan, China.|
|Apr. 1995||Company was certified to ISO9001.|
|Oct. 1996||Company was renamed to TDS Co., Ltd.
Ohnodaii Electronics, Takahashi Machinery, Kamikoani Electronics were incorporated into TDS AKITA Co., LTD
|Nov. 1996||Company increased its capital to 20million Japanese yen.|
|Feb. 1999||TDS Manufacturing was certified to ISO9002 in China.|
|Mar. 1999||Kamikoani Factory and Gojohme Factory operations are integrated to Ohnodai Factory|
|Aug. 1999||Trademark of TDS Co.,Ltd was registered.|
|Jan. 2001||TDS Manufacturing 2nd factory was constructed and operated as a cutting operation factory.|
|Apr. 2001||Company was certified to ISO14001|
|Feb. 2002||Company acquired capital in YAGINUMA Co.,(Hong Kong) Ltd. to be included in TDS Group.|
|Mar. 2002||Company increased its capital to 22.5 million Japanese yen.|
|Jan. 2003||Company was certified to ISO9001 (2001)|
|May 2003||To increase the capacity, TDS Manufacturing first factory was moved into the larger factory in the region.
Yaginuma Manufacturing China Press department was also moved to Haihao Industrial Zone to establish integrated manufacturing system with TDS Manufacturing China.
|Feb. 2004||ISO9001 was certified to Yaginuma (Dongguan) Factory|
|Mar. 2004||T.D.S. (Hong Kong) Ltd. Increased its capital to HK$ 2.5million.|
|Apr. 2004||TDS Thai factory production was transferred to TDS China factories to integrate oversea production sites.|
|Oct. 2005||Company merged TDS AKITA Co., LTD into AKITA Factory.|
|Jan. 2006||TDS Co., LTD Technical Center (Head Office) was constructed.|
|Apr. 2006||ISO14001 (2004) was certified to TDS Co., Ltd.|
|Apr. 2011||Yaginuma Co., (Hong Kong) Ltd. was merged into T.D.S. (Hong Kong) Ltd.|
|Jul. 2011||TDS Manufacturing China took full ownership and established T.D.S.(DONG GUAN) Ltd.|
|Oct. 2011||T.D.S.(DONG GUAN)Ltd. absorbed YAGINUMA(DONG GUAN) that was renamed to T.D.S.(DONG GUAN) third factory.|
|Apr. 2013||Newly built T.D.S(DONG GUAN)Ltd.the 4th factory to expand the production of solenoids relating to the automotive.|
|May. 2013||Converted into wholly-owned with the transfer of Yaginuma manufacturing, and established T.D.S ELECTROPLATING(DONG GUAN)Ltd.|
|Sep. 2015||Built and addition to Akita factory to expand solenoid & coil production capacity.|
|Jun. 2016||Established TDS LEON MEXICO, S.A. DE C.V. in Silao city, Guanajuato state, the United Mexican States.
The capital is 2.2 million US$.
|Aug. 2016||Established TDS（VIETNAM）CO., LTD. in Ha Nam province, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
The capital is 4.5 million US$.
|Apr. 2017||TDS LEON MEXICO, S.A. DE C.V. Increased its capital to 3.0 million US$.|