what is Marushin? 

MARUSHIN co.,ltd.

Photos meant to symbolize the history and statue (example: Mitsukoshi)About us
Marushin Co., Ltd. started business in Nagoya in 1966. We laid the foundations for the development by business operation concentrating on towel selling. We partnered with Nintendo Co., Ltd., Kodansha Ltd. and Sanrio Co., Ltd. etc. in the 1980s. Afterwards, we launched licensing business with major companies including Studio Ghibli Inc., The Walt Disney Company Ltd., and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. etc. Company name was changed to current one on the 30th anniversary as well as completion of Seto Distribution Center. We can plan, manufacture, sell and trade towel, gift items and sundry goods. We are considered as one of the leaders in this business.

Company history

1968

Office building at the time of founding
We started business here.
Retail premises in Nishiki, Sakae

Marushin head office of the old (Nishiki, Naka-ku)

About 1970

Calendar with action guideline had been used for about 20 years from the time of founding. It served as an opportunity to exchange opinions.

Calendar of mind

1979

The first time of exhibition
We held towel . Bath towel , main exhibition
This is the catalogue of that day
All items is original

Exhibition for the first time

1987

The first time obtained a patent for the "pumpkin village"
The first time obtained a patent for the "pumpkin village"
We obtained a patent for the character named "pumpkin village"
The "sunheart"brand was actively main products
Character products
We strated the character license products for our original design
"norakuro","sanrio","disney","nico-nico pun",,"moomin"have products

Pumpkin Village