Featured on Nikkei Trendy, November 2016 Issue
Award of Excellence Granted in the Lifestyle Category for the Top Life-changing Startup Products
LIMEX was featured in the opening article “Startups! 120 Products to Make your Dreams Come True” of Nikkei Trendy’s November issue, sold on October 4th, announcing the product as the winner of the Award of Excellence in the Lifestyle Category for the Top Life-changing Startup Products.
LIMEX is introduced as “a new type of material that is highly durable, resistant to water, and which contributes positively to our global environment.” Please feel free to read the article!
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Featured in Yomiuri Kodomo Shimbun
LIMEX has been featured in a special article on Yomiuri Kodomo Shimbun, published on the issue of September 29th, 2016. Yomiuri Kodomo Shimbun is a newspaper aimed at primary school children, issued every Thursday by Yomiuri Shimbun, boasting over 200,000 printed copies.
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Featured in JETI Magazine
An article has been featured in the September, 2016 issue of the monthly magazine JETI, announcing the sales representation agreement signed between Dentsu Inc. and TBM.
In addition to strengthening the corporate promotion of LIMEX business cards, going forward, we shall be focusing on the sale of business cards, as well as posters, leaflets, POP advertising, and product packaging.
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Corporate Officer of TBM, Taichi Yamaguchi, Featured on Nikkei Career
An article about our Corporate Officer, Taichi Yamaguchi, has been featured on the Nikkei Career editorial column “Perspective of Next-generation Leaders Who Foster Innovation.”Yamaguchi worked at Fuji Xerox for three years doing new business development, then joined PwC and focused on business recovery, M&A and PMI. This interview explores his views on careers, and the thoughts behind his desire to join a startup company. Please feel free to read the article!
Published in a “JAPAN TODAY”：Taichi Yamaguchi (Corporate Officer)
Our Corporate Officer Taichi Yamaguchi interviewed about LIMEX by Japan Today appeared in the topics of “FEATURES (EXECUTIVE IMPACT)”.
Japan Today is the News Site for abroad to report of Japanese various information.
And also Japan Today facebook page is the most popular SNS page for foreign people to know about Japan info.
We would appreciate it if you could see the article.
The article can be found here >>
The NIKKEI broadcast about TBM -LIMEX by the special TV program on ‘The Cambria Palace by their 10 anniversary 500 times Memorial.
August 4 (Thursday) at 22:00～ TV program, The NIKKEI broadcast about TBM -LIMEX by the special TV program on ‘The Cambria Palace by their 10 anniversary 500 times Memorial. Performer : Mr. Nobuyoshi Yamasaki (TBM Co., Ltd Chief Executive Officer) Kazuhide Sekiyama ( CEO of Spiber Co., Ltd.) Host : Mr. Ryu Murakami and Ms. Eiko Koike. The program has been introduced as many as five hundred people’s various episode by lot of business manager. We TBM were selected by the program at the event which marks the stages of their 10 anniversary 500 times Memorial, for the venture corporation which can change the future for the another 10 years. It is the utmost honor for me to be treated like this and We are grateful for everyone’s cooperation now. I would appreciate it if you could watch the TV program.
≪The NIKKEI broadcast about TBM -LIMEX by the special TV program on ‘The Cambria Palace by their 10 anniversary 500 times Memorial.≫
Published in a magazine -Forbes 〔Create paper by stone without water〕 Start up ・TBM, From Japan to all over the world..
August 3, 2016, The title of article Forbes 〔Create paper by stone without water〕”Start up ・TBM, From Japan to all over the world” in the web-site by world amount International Finance Magazine Forbes. We would appreciate it if you could see the article.
〔The article by Forbes〕can be found here ≫≫
To conclude the fundamental contract of sales representation agreement with DENTSU INC.
We (TBM) concluded the fundamental contract of sales representation agreement with DENTSU INC. (Head Office at 1-8-1, Higashi-shimbashi, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 105-7001, Japan, Mr. Tadashi Ishii, President & CEO, and so forth : DENTSU). it has been implemented already by the product of LIMEX. We propose strengthening “LIMEX name cards” to enterprise. And not only name card but study for the sales & service collaboration for the “ADVERTISEMENTS COMPRISING PRODUCT” for future examination.
〔The press release〕can be found here ≫≫
Published in a web-site of 〔Like!! Japan〕 : Interview by Editor-in-chief
August 3rd, Published in a web-site for the interview article between the editor-in-chief Mr. Oda of 〔Like!! Japan〕 to dispatch of Information transmission “Like!” by all over Japan with our Yamasaki. Make our future together with the revolutionary new high-tech materials LIMEX which can contribute both problem-solving in the world and regional revitalization in Japan. We would appreciate it if you could see the article.
〔The article “Like! Japan”〕can be found here ≫≫
Establishment of the first overseas subsidiary “Times Bridge Management Global Inc. in SAN FRANCISCO, USA.
We report that TBM established our first overseas subsidiary “Times Bridge Management Global Inc. in SAN FRANCISCO, USA with completed registration. We will accelerate our overseas marketing activity for USA and all over the world to proceed our global business development from now on. Please see the press release as below :
〔The press release”〕can be found here ≫≫
Published in a 〔Nikkei financial news on Web-site〕 Title : TBM has started to sale special paper product which is environmentally friendly in USA.
Published in a magazine of TOYOKEIZAI 〔Great Venture 100 companies in Japan〕 TBM in the list of 60 of promising venture companies.
Published in a International public relations magazine of [We are Tomodachi Summer 2016] issued by the government of Japan. Title : Cutting-Edge Technologies: Making Paper from Stone.
Published in a International public relations magazine of [We are Tomodachi Summer 2016] issued by the government of Japan. Introduce Japanese superior technology and products to all over the world. (two(2) pages). We would appreciate it if you could see the article.
〔The article “We are Tomodachi Summer 2016I”〕can be found here ≫≫
Koichi Kato, former Senior Vice‐Minister of Justice and formaer Special Advisor to the Prime Minister assumed TBM New Auditor.
We announced that Koichi Kato who was the former senior vice-minister of justice and special advisor to the prime minister assumed our new auditor.
press release can be find here ≫≫
Koji Sakamoto is the president of Y.J. America assumed TBM new Director.
Special site “LIMEX ACITION” just started!
Through LIMEX ACTION we will visualize the savings of water, trees and petroleum that are our planet’s valuable resources so that we can see the social impact and the value of our business activities. We will transmit how our company members are striving daily to better the resource issues and our enthusiasm to our LIMEX products.
Press Release can be find here ≫≫
TBM released the joint R&D relating to LCA with Professor Oki’s office at Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo.
TBM Company are going to hold a shared research that assessing the influence on the natural environment of LIMEX by using LCA that method of quantitatively evaluating the resources invested and environmental impact in the lifecycle of a product from its manufacture through to disposal, and the environmental effects on the earth and ecosystem that this results in with Professor Oki’s office at Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo.
Please find below press release;
LIMEX was introduced by public broadcasting in USA (PBS TV) 〜This Is America & The World〜
The 2nd LIMEX plant location agreement signing ceremony was held at Tagajo city,Miyagi
We held the location agreement signing ceremony at Tagajo City, Miyagi.
Selected for the “The National Subsidy for the Corporate Location Giving Job Creation in the Area Damaged by Tsunami and Nuclear Power” by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry at November 27,2015, we have decided to invest a total of 6.65 billion to build a mass-production plant by Dec. 2017.
This plant is supposed to produce 30,000 tons of LIMEX, and to recruit 60 local employees by the time the plant starts running, and the number of employees will grow to 80 in a few years. The location agreement will be made with Tagajo city prior to the construction of the plant, and we will secure 27,500m² area in San Mirai Tagajo Reconstruction Complex(Ippon-yanagi industrial Complex), a leading reconstruction base of the city.
In the future, with the newly established mass-production plant being a model plant, LIMEX technology will be exported oversea, especially to areas with water shortage. We will make great devotion for the world through creating new businesses and new jobs with our Japanese innovations, and for the solutions to water and oil issues in the world as well. For details, please refer to the Press Release. (Japanese version only)
Selected for the “Subsidy for the location of businesses for creating employment in the affected areas by the tsunami and the nuclear accident” by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Division in Charge: Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau ,Regional Economic and Industrial Policy Group, Industrial Facilities Division Release
Date: November 27, 2015
Overview of the subsidy program:
This subsidy program aims to facilitate companies’ establishment of new business facilities and create jobs in order to accelerate the industrial reconstruction in the areas inundated by the tsunami in Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi, Fukushima and Ibaraki Prefectures, which experienced particularly great damage due to the Great East Japan Earthquake, and in evacuation zones in Fukushima Prefecture severely affected by the nuclear power plant accident and where the evacuation order has been lifted, by partially subsidizing their cost of building new or additional factories and other facilities.