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1918

1918

Appointment of Hatsunojo and Chozaburo Ina as technical advisors to produce the tiles for the Imperial Hotel, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

1924

Establishment of Ina Seito Co., Ltd. (Managing Director: Chozaburo Ina) Production of ceramic tiles, pottery pipes and terracotta.

1924
1945

1945

Start of sanitary ware production.

1967

Launch of Japan,s first shower toilet with warm water shower spray and dryer function-"Sanitarina 61".

1967
1976

1976

Launch of INAX's first shower toilet seat "Sanitarina F1"

1985

Change of company name to INAX Corporation.

1985
1999

1999

Launch of toilet with "PROGUARD" technology for maximum protection against hard water stains and spots.

2001

Launch of world,s most compact tankless shower toilet "SATIS".

2001
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