Hakuhodo is one of the leading makeup brush manufacturers in Kumano, producing 500,000 brushes monthly.
It also has been producing and providing high quality makeup brushes for many leading cosmetic companies and makeup artist brands worldwide as an OEM (Original Equipment Manufaturer) supplier. Through these collaborations, we continue to make the ultimate fude, the perfect tool.
|Corporate name :
||Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.
||Manufacture and sale of makeup brushes, calligraphy brushes, menso brushes (brushes for painting doll's faces), nihonga painting brushes, oil painting brushes, design brushes, and industrial brushes
|Misako Beverly Hills
FUDEBAKO (quarterly magazine)
|Head Office :
||7062, Kumano-cho, Aki-gun, Hiroshima 731-4200, Japan
|August 9, 1974
3F, Terra Asios Omotesando, Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062
2-24-1, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0002 Toyoko
Mitsukoshi Hiroshima Branch/Shop
5-1, Ebishu-cho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-city 730-0021
Takashimaya Osaka Branch/Shop
5-1-5, Nanba, Chuo-ku, Osaka-city 542-0076
Los Angeles Branch/Shop, U.S.A.
2400 W. Carson St. Suite 215Torrance, CA 90501
|Makeup brushes 95%
Traditional brushes (calligraphy, menso, nihonga, etc.) 2%
Painting brushes (oil painting, design, etc.) 2%
Industrial brushes 1%
||Hakuhodo was incorporated as a private limited company.
||Kazuo Takamoto became president of Hakuhodo and started to develop Hakuhodo 's original brand.
||Founded Seiwa Co., Ltd. at Ginza, Tokyo for
OEM (Original Equipment Manufaturer) projects.
||Awarded an Order of Friendship by Mongolia for offering expertise in brush making.
||Founded an affiliate factory in Shenzhen, China. After starting an OEM deal with M.A.C., a Canadian cosmetic company (under the umbrella of Estee Lauder at present) in 1995, Hakuho-do began making direct OEM agreements with many world-famous cosmetics companies.
||Opened a store in Los Angeles, U.S.A. (Beverly Hills)
Created a Web site and started to sell its own brand products via the Internet.
||Closed the store in L.A.
||Closed the affiliate factory in Shenzhen, China.
Changed company name to Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.
Started to sell our own brand products in alliance with a leading mail order company.
||Increased collaborations with well-known makeup artists. Started makeup brush sales promotions at prominent department stores throughout Japan.
||Opened a shop and office in L.A., U.S.A. (Torrance).
Opened a store in Aoyama, Tokyo.
Awarded Japan Culture Design Award.
||Received the Good Design Award.
||Selected Top Companies Using IT Management
President Kazuo Takamoto, won the Prime Minister's Prize of Monodzukuri
Nippon Grand Award in the field of the Application of Traditional Technology.
||Selected as one of the 300 Japan's Dynamic Monozukuri SEMs from Ministry of Economy,Trade and Industry