Company Profile

Established
October 1916
Paid-in Capital
584,550,000 yen
President & CEO
Haruo Morita
Employees
1,050 (as of March 2012)
Annual Sales
72,274,000,000 yen (year ended March 2012)
Business Area
  • Marketing and sales of the entire range of dental system, instruments materials and equipment.
  • Development of dentistry system software.
  • Constructing dentistry systems and supporting business services such as opening and managing clinics.
Offices

Osaka Headquarters

3-33-18, Tarumi-cho, Suita City,
Osaka 564-8650, Japan
Tel: +81-6-6380-2525
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Osaka Headquarters

Tokyo Headquarters

2-11-15, Ueno, Taito-ku,
Tokyo 110-8513, Japan
Tel: +81-3-3834-6161
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Tokyo Headquarters

Main Partners

Japan

  • IHI Shibaura Machinery Corporation
  • Ishifuku Metal Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd.
  • Quintessence Publishing Co., Ltd.
  • Kuraray Noritake Dental Inc.
  • Sun Medical Co., Ltd.
  • Shofu Inc.
  • Terumo Corporation
  • Nissin Dental Products Inc.
  • NIPRO CORPORATION
  • Nippon Shika Yakuhin Co., Ltd.
  • Panasonic Healthcare Co., Ltd.
  • Fujifilm Medical Co., Ltd.
  • Horiba, Ltd.
  • Mani, Inc.
  • Lion Dental Products Co., Ltd.
  • YDM Corporation
  • …and some 200 other leading manufacturers

International

  • Anthogyr (France)
  • NTI-Kahla GmbH (Germany)
  • Edenta AG (Switzerland)
  • Air Techniques, Inc. (USA)
  • Centrix, Inc. (USA)
  • Reality Engineering, Inc. (USA)
  • Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., Inc. (USA)
  • Myotronics-Noromed, Inc. (USA)
  • …and some 40 other leading manufacturers

Around 400 dealers of dental equipment and materials, public hospitals, dental technician offices, dental colleges and departments of dentistry, medical colleges and faculty of medicine oral surgery departments, dental technician training schools, dental hygienist training schools, etc.

Morita Group

Our Group Strength

We develop innovative equipment that satisfies the needs from the dental clinical field and demands for better medical care. We distribute and retail enhanced products to the global market cooperating with our suppliers, our dealers, and our workforce. We provide heartfelt after-sale service to end-users. The combination of these three roles makes the MORITA Group a Total Supporter for Dental Industry.

J. Morita Manufacturing Corporation

J. Morita Tokyo  Manufacturing Corporation

As Leading manufacturers in advanced dental treatment

Developing / manufacturing human and environmentally friendly dental equipment that minimizes the stress on patients and clinicians, and testing devices that meets the demand of total medical care. Reliable products made by MORITA supports and raise Quality of life (QOL) for communities and societies all over the world.

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J. Morita Corporation

As a distributor / wholesaler leading the dental industry

Through a network of 50 sales offices and some 400 dealers nationwide, Morita offers a broad range of products, including MORITA branded products which are developed through MORITA's manufacturing, marketing, and distribution channels, and also jointly developed products with our partners around the world.

End Users ●Dental clinics ●Dental colleges, vocational schools ●Dental laboratories, etc.

J. M. Engineering Corp.

As a support services specialist

Offering services that cater to the specific demands of customers in each local community, from delivery and installation of dental equipment to after-sale maintenance. Providing rapid and responsible services with a slogan "safety and security for customers", this reinforces high confidence of the MORITA Group.

History of Morita Group

1916
Established as "Morita Shika Shoten" in Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto City, by Junichi Morita.
1918
Opened the Tokyo Office in Kyobashi Ward, Tokyo City.
1921
Opened the Osaka Office in Minami Ward, Osaka City.
1923
Opened the Kokura Office in Kokura City, Fukuoka Prefecture.
1927
Established an exclusive plant for the production of dental equipment and commenced production.
Released "A Type Unit", the first Japanese domestically made unit.
1943
Completed construction of a new plant of J. Morita Manufacturing Corporation in Fushimi Ward, Kyoto City.
1945
Began manufacturing dental chair units by J. Morita Manufacturing Corporation.
1958
Commenced the Morita Dealership System.
1959
Concluded a technical cooperation agreement with Ritter (USA).
1964
Opened a representative office in Los Angeles, USA.
Released "Spaceline Chair Unit," which triggered the current widespread.
1966
Founded the Morita Educational Foundation.
1967
Opened a plant of J. Morita Manufacturing Corporation in Shibuya Ward, Tokyo.
1969
Merged Tokyo Plant of J. Morita Manufacturing Corporation with Sanshoku Inc. to establish Morita Sanshoku Inc. (currently J. Morita Tokyo Manufacturing Corp.).
1970
Commenced innovative Morita Spaceline Franchised Dealers (SFD) system.
1972
Changed official designation of Morita from Chinese kanji to katakana .
1974
Opened a representative office in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
1977
Relocated the Morita Osaka Headquarters to a newly built building in Suita City, Osaka, which is named "Dental Plaza".
1978
Opened J. Morita USA, Inc. (JMA) in Los Angeles, USA.
1979
Established J. Morita Europe GmbH (JME) in Frankfurt, Germany.
Established East Asian Dental Corporation Ltd. (EAD) in Bangkok, Thailand.
1985
Commenced the Morita Merchandise Dealers (MMD) system for Morita's dental instruments and materials.
1989
Established Siamdent Co., Ltd. in Thailand.
1992
Merged Morita Tokyo and Morita Osaka.
1993
Completed construction of Osaka Headquarters 2nd building.
Completed construction of show room on the ground floor of the Dental Plaza.
1996
Launched Morita official web site called "Dental Plaza".
1998
Opened Representative office in Nanjing, China.
2001
Introduced new company logo as a new Visual Identity System (V.I.S.) to the three group companies.
2002
Completed construction of show room on the ground floor of the Dental Plaza.
Funded Morita Dental Business School (MDBS).
Opened Morita East Japan Distribution Center (MEDiC) in Matsudo, Chiba.
2006
Celebrated 90th anniversary of foundation.
2007
Opened new show room Dental Plaza Tokyo in Ariake, Tokyo.
2010
Opened Morita West Japan Distribution Center (MWDiC) in Kuse-gun, Kyoto.
2011
Celebrated 95th anniversary of foundation.
Opened Tokyo Office / Launched JMC mark (1916)
Released
“Released
Commenced innovative Morita Spaceline Franchised Dealers (SFD) system. (1970)
Delivered Education simulators to the School of Dentistry, Osaka University (1983)