TOTO History

TOTO History

1917
TOTO LTD.
The company is established by Kazuchika Okura under the name of TOYO TOKI CO., Ltd., which is later renamed to TOTO.
1917
1980
TOTO launches the WASHLET,
providing consumers with a whole new level of cleanliness and comfort. It quickly becomes a Japanese cultural and commercial sensation.
1980
1993
The launch of the NEOREST
toilet brings about the fullest realisation yet of the principle of Clean Technology, incorporating the WASHLET and a comprehensive range of TOTO’s innovations into a bathroom of the highest aesthetic and performance quality.
1993
2006
The TOTO Universal Design Research Centre is built.
Its purpose is to create new products through an extensive process of customer dialogue and feedback.
2006
2009
TOTO launches in Europe.
TOTO launches in Europe at the ISH Exhibition in Frankfurt, 10-14 March.
2009
2015
"TOTO Museum" was officially completed.
The "TOTO Museum" located at the headquarters of TOTO in Kitakyushu, Japan was officially completed. TOTO Museum is to welcome the 100 year anniversary in 2017, designed to inform the public about the history of sanitary products and the manufacturing concept of TOTO through all the years.
2015
2017
2017 is the 100th anniversary
2017 is the 100th anniversary of the establishment of TOTO.
2017
2019
WASHLET TM 5,000
TOTO Washlet reached 50 million shipments all over the world.
2019

TOTO KOREA LTD.

1994. 07
a sales branch in Seoul.
We have established a sales branch in Seoul.
1994. 07
2001. 02
TOTO KOREA LTD.
TOTO KOREA LTD. has established a local corporation in Seoul.
2001. 02
2007. 10
We opened 'TO SEOUL SHOWEROOM'
We opened 'TO SEOUL SHOWEROOM' in Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu.
2007. 10
2008
the Highrise International Building Conference as a Gold Sponsor.
I participated in the Highrise International Building Conference as a Gold Sponsor.
2008
2010. 02
the 10th anniversary
It is the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the TOTO KOREA local corporation.
2010. 02
2018. 08
SEOL SHOWEROOM has been renewed.
2018. 08