History

Our History

  • OGAWA COFFEE CO., LTD.

    • 1952

      Ogawa Hidetsugu started independent business in Nakagyo district, Kyoto

    • 1957

      Establishment of OGAWA COFFEE Co., LTD.

    • 1970

      The first Ogawa Coffee shop in Fushimi district, Kyoto

    • 1972

      Establishment of office in Yasu City, Shiga

    • 1976

      Relocation of head office to Nishikyogoku district, Kyoto

    • 1986

      Establishment of office in Hikone City, Shiga

    • 1991

      Establishment of office in Okayama City

    • 1991

      Establishment of office in Ibaraki City, Osaka

    • 1996

      Office coffee service begins

    • 1996

      Establishment of office in Nara City

    • 1997

      Inauguration of representative president, Hideaki Ogawa

    • 2000

      ISO9001 certified

    • 2001

      Kyoto Factory is Organic JAS certified

    • 2002

      Relocation of head office to the present address

    • 2005

      Merger of Nara office and Osaka office

    • 2008

      Privacy Mark certified

    • 2010

      Establishment of office in Shibuya, Tokyo

    • 2011

      Merger of Hikone office and Shiga office

    • 2013

      Tokyo office expansion

    • 2013

      Establishment of OGAWA COFFEE HOLDINGS Co., LTD.

    • 2015

      Kyoto Training Room expansion

    • 2016

      Merger of Osaka office and head office

    • 2017

      Kyoto Factory is FSSC22000 certified

    • 2019

      Merger of Okayama office and Head Office

    • 2019

      Establishment of office in Nagoya City

  • OGAWA COFFEE CREATES CO., LTD.

    • 1974

      Integration of 12 shops and establishment of Oliver Coffee Co., Ltd.

    • 1976

      The head shop opened alongside the relocation of head office (The present Kyoto Factory)

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      (The present Kyoto Factory)

    • 1998

      Changed corporate name to OGAWA COFFEE CREATES CO., LTD.

    • 2002

      Relocation of head office and head shop to the present address

    • 2003

      Confectionery opened in Otsu City, Shiga

    • 2008

      Privacy Mark Certified

  • OGAWA COFFEE USA, Inc.

    • 2014

      Establishment of OGAWA COFFEE USA

    • 2015

      OGAWA COFFEE Boston opened