History of TAJIMA
TAJIMA’s History: Opening a Vista for the Future
Established Tokai Industrial Sewing Machine Limited Private Company.
Started the sales and repair of industrial sewing machines.
Started the manufacture and sales of TAJIMA-brand Multi-head Automatic Embroidery Machines.
Started the manufacture and sales of TM Series Single Needle Type Multi-head Automatic Embroidery Machines.
- TM-J106 Multi-head Embroidery Machine (Jacquard type)
TM-J106 Multi-head Embroidery Machine (Jacquard type)
Developed the jump mechanism.
Established Tajima Industries Ltd. to strengthen the sales division.
Reorganized Tokai Industrial Sewing Machine Limited Private Company into Tokai Industrial Sewing Machine Co., Ltd. along business expansion.
Started the manufacture and sales of TMB Series 6-needle (6-color) Full-automatic color-change Embroidery Machines.
Started the manufacture of TMBE Series Bridge Type Automatic Embroidery Machines by introducing electronic 6-needle (6-color) automatic color change technology.
Developed a dedicated apparatus for rolled textile embroidery (Automatic Frame Changer).
Started the sales of TMCE Series Multi-head Electronic Chenille Embroidery Machines, the world-first automatic embroidery machines of this type.
Started the sales of TMLE Series Multi-head Electronic Lock Stitch Chenille Embroidery Machines.
Started the sales of TMEF Series 9-needle Type Electronic Embroidery Machines.
- TMEF-612 Multi-head Electronic Embroidery Machine (6-needle Color Change Type)
TMLG-112 Multi-head Lock Stitch Chenille Embroidery Machine
Started the sales of Sequin Embroidery Machines, realizing the world’s-first combined use of sequin embroidery and plain embroidery.
Started the sales of TMLE-D5 Series Embroidery Machines with a pair arrangement of lock-stitch-handle embroidery heads.
- TMLG-112 Multi-head Lock Stitch Chenille Embroidery Machine
TMEF-612 Multi-head Electronic Embroidery Machine (6-needle Color Change Type)
Established "Tajima America Corporation" as a base for the TAJIMA Group in the United States.
Added a 12-needle type to the lineup.
Developed a Noise Reduction mechanism.
Added a multi-color (6-color) type to Chenille Embroidery Machines.
Announced Mix Embroidery Machines with plain and Chenille embroidery.
Completed TLFD Series Laser-cut Embroidery Machines.
- TLFDII-904 Multi-head Laser-cut Embroidery Machine
TLFDII-904 Multi-head Laser-cut Embroidery Machine
Added a 15-needle type to the lineup in response to the requirements of February 1983 the multi-color age.
Announced TLMX Series Heater-wire Sewing Machines, innovative combination machines.
Established "Shanghai Tajima Embroidery Machinery Co., Ltd." as a 100% subsidiary company in Shanghai, China.
- TLMX-101 Heater Wire Sewing Machine
TLMX-101 Heater Wire Sewing Machine
Established "TM Industrial Machine Co., Ltd." as a member of the TAJIMA Group.
Established "Tajima Europe S.A.R.L." in the France.
Released TMAR-KC Series Multi-Head Embroidery Machines equipped with a digitally-controlled presser foot.
- TMAR-KC SeriesMulti-head Automatic Embroidery Machine
TMAR-KC SeriesMulti-head Automatic Embroidery Machine