New material LIMEX has been recognized as Tokyo Trial Order Certificate Product
We would like to announce that our new material LIMEX has been recognized as Tokyo Order Certificate Product. Tokyo Trial Order system is that Tokyo Metropolitan Government officially purchases LIMEX products from TBM and evaluates the products.
Featured on BUSINESS INSIDER: Fighting in Silicon Valley “New Japanese Style” venture companies, Will they get through Red Ocean?
An article about US Japan Innovation Award which is organized by U.S – Asia Technology Management Center of Stanford University and Japan Society of Northern California has been featured on BUSINESS ISIDER. It mentions TBM as the company that has been selected as a 2017 Innovation Showcase company.
Featured on HUG: New Material that changes the world and the future
An article about LIMEX has been featured on HUG. LIMEX is introduced as a material which is the solution to change the world and the future.
Featured on FujiSankei Budiness i.: Hearing about the ecological front line
An article that the CEO of TBM Yamasaki being interviewed has been featured on Fujisankei Business i. and SankeiBiz. Yamasaki is speaking about the current situation of LIMEX, what made him begin this project, how to expand the project globally, motivation about material development and so on. Please feel free to read the article!
Featured on Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun: NEDO gives grants for TBM’s LIMEX paper alternatives.
An article written about NEDO has contributed a grant towards LIMEX paper alternatives and has been featured today on Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun. NEDO gives a grant of about in total of 450 million yen for 3 years, about half of the total project cost required for demonstration development. Please feel free to read the article!
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization adopted TBM as Strategic Energy Saving Technological Innovation Program
We have been adopted as the first public offering of New Energy and Industrial Technology Development of ‘Strategic Energy Saving Technological Innovation Program’ in FY2009, which the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (NEDO) offered for public offering. We will report. The main objective is to further strengthen its unique and superior technology in LIMEX’s technology development (patented) and achieve energy conservation by promoting the spread of LIMEX products.
TBM and JCI Enter Basic Agreement to Collaborate On A Solution Of Recycling Oriented Social Issues throughout the use of LIMEX called “Aquaction!”
In 2015, SDG’s General Assembly was held by the United Nations, where more than 150 leaders of countries gathered. The agenda for 2030, “Transforming Our World for Sustainable Development” has been adopted by the agenda of the 2015 assembly. In order to achieve the goal of sustainable development, TBM and JCI have collaboratively launched a program called “Aquaction!”, regarding the social issues surrounding recycling. To begin with this collaboration, TBM and JCI will make the promise to strive in order to make Yokohama City more environmentally friendly throughout the use of LIMEX.
TBM has been selected as one of the five top companies to participate in the innovation showcase of Japan US Innovation Awards program in 2017
TBM has been selected as one of the five top companies to participate in the Innovation Showcase of Japan US Innovation Awards Program in 2017.
The event will be held at Stanford University on the 28th of July. Japan US-Innovation Awards are aiming for revitalization of innovation activities by selecting the innovational pioneering venture companies in Japan and US.
Successful and growing startup companies such as Tesla Motors Inc., Mercari, Inc. and LINE Corporation won the awards or was selected as Innovation Showcase companies previously. TBM will continue to strengthen our business by increasing business cases internally and internationally, receiving such honorable recognition.
Featured on JDN: Making paper and plastic from stone? New material “LIMEX” that no one has ever invented
An article titles “Making paper and plastic from stone? New material “LIMEX” that no one has ever invented” interviewed with Hironari Sakai (A manager of Corporate Planning Office) and Shigeki Kuroki (A member of Development Division) was featured today on JDN.
Featured on Bloomberg, an entrepreneur doing a business with paper made from limestone, the company trying to be listed by 2020.
An article titled “Featured on Bloomberg, an entrepreneur doing a business with paper made from limestone, the company trying to be listed by 2020” has been featured today on Bloomberg.
Bloomberg is a media platform that provides the latest worldwide financial news, market information, market analysis, and financial information. Please feel free to read the article!
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Featured on Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun
TBM is to be featured in the “Monthly feature article” section of “Next generation material”. In the article, TBM is described as a venture company that is eagerly trying to expand their product to the world.
Kamon Flowergate, Inc. welcomely accepts LIMEX to be used in the making of the other used for the arranged flowers.
Flowergate accepts LIMEX to be used in the making of the other used for the arranged flowers. The new flower box product named “Chocolat duo” that will be distributed at the shop FLOREAL.
Featured on astavision: LIMEX will successfully contributes to an environment.
The manager of a corporate planning division, Hironari Sakai was interviewed about “The thoughts about Ecology & Economy, how he is dedicated to change the world through LIMEX”
The Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards
Double Gold Awards of Product Design and Development and Corporate Innovation
TBM Co., Ltd. would like to announce that our company was named the winner of Energy & Sustainability Stevie® Award in the Product Design and Development category and Manufacturing Industries Stevie® Award in the Corporate Innovation category in the fourth annual Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards today.
The Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards are the only business
awards program to recognize innovation in the workplace in all 22 nations of the Asia-Pacific region.
Stevie Awards (Based in Washington D.C. in the U.S.) are conferred in seven programs, and the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards are one of them.
Stevie Awards were founded in 2002. The Stevie Awards are widely considered to be the world’s premier business awards, conferring recognition for achievement in programs such as The International Business Awards for fifteen years.
LIMEX material Poster is used at ShortShorts Film Festival & Asia
LIMEX material posters will be used at “SSFF & ASIA” Festival certified by The Oscars Academy Awards.
Appearance on NIKEI CNBC TV series – Evening Express
TBM/LIMEX is to be featured in the “Evening Express” section of NIKKEI express program, scheduled for broadcast as a series on Economy cannel on the 28th of April from 21:00 ~.
Appearance on NHK WORLD series – RISING
TBM/LIMEX is to be featured in the “RISING” section of NHK WORLD which will be scheduled for broadcasted in approximately 150 countries, TBM will be featured as a dedicated company to contribute to the world through LIMEX With the help of Japanese advanced paper industry’s technology.
Featured on Sankei Biz(a company)
TBM Co. Ltd has made a cooperation agreement manufacturing with JGC Corporation and NICDP (Saudi Arabia).
TBM intends to establish cooperation agreement to explore manufacturing of LIMEX in Saudi Arabia with JGC and NICDP
TBM, JGC Corporation and National Industrial Clusters Development Program have reached a basic agreement on March 14, 2017 to explore the possibility of expanding LIMEX business into Saudi Arabia.
In accordance with this basic agreement, TBM will conduct a feasibility study of manufacturing LIMEX products in Saudi Arabia. And to begin with this agreement, TBM will strive to expand the LIMEX business globally.
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Appearance on TV Tokyo Series WBS
TBM is to be featured in the “The king of Saudi Arabia, Salmon” section of World Business satellite program, will be broadcasted about a cooperation agreement manufacturing with JGC Corporation and NICDP (Saudi Arabia), schedule for broadcast on TV Tokyo on the 14th of March.