Modern Co., Ltd. established by its founder, Akira Ohara, with a capital of 2,000,000 yen.
Operations begin, focusing on the production of instruction manuals and other print-related business.
Production of manuals for overseas use begins.
Modern Creative Co., Ltd. established with a capital of 2,000,000 yen. Production work begins, including design, illustration and print-ready film.
Modern Communications Co., Ltd. established (capital: 1,000,000 yen), focusing primarily on DTP and editing work.
Modern Communications Co., Ltd. begins DTP/editing operations using Apple Macintosh systems.
Construction of the Modern Urawa plant completed, Print Division established.
Equipment expanded to include Apple Macintosh systems, imagesetters and automatic development machines, production system is digitized.
M&M Printers SDN. BHD. established by Modern Co., Ltd. as a wholly owned Malaysian-based subsidiary with capital of M$3,000,000.
Modern Communications structure merged into Modern Creative to provide enhanced production capacity (design, DTP, etc.) and to begin promotion of the multimedia and digital businesses.
Modern and Modern Creative Co., Ltd. are integrated; editing and production divisions are unified and restructured.
Management functions for Modern group companies are transferred to Modern Communications Co., Ltd. Management of the Modern Urawa plant is transferred to Modern Communications Co., Ltd.
M&M Printers is awarded ISO9002 certification.
Yoshiki Ohara takes over from founder Akira Ohara as President of Modern and Modern Communications Co., Ltd.
Modern and Modern Creative Co., Ltd. are merged.
Modern Co., Ltd. is awarded ISO9001 certification.
The 3 Modern Group companies move their head offices to the current location and amalgamate.
Refurbishment of the M&M Printers equipment is completed and full-scale operation begins.
Modern Co., Ltd. reaches its 40th year.
Equipment of the binding line is installed at Modern Communications Urawa plant.
Modern Communications Co., Ltd. obtained an official license of general worker dispatching undertaking to dispatch employees to manufactures and other entities.
ISO9001 quality management system has operated throughout the company, helping us to establish as a system since Apr. 2010. So we decided to maintain its system at our own.