About us

baby lock Co., Ltd. is a specialized trading company dealing in industrial and household sewing machine, industrial digital cutter, digital textile printer and packaging machine.
The main line of our business is to develop and produce "baby lock" brand overlock sewing machine through collaboration with our associate company, SUZUKI Machinary Co., Ltd. This "baby lock" branded overlock sewing machine is made in Japan and its quality and performance is highly appreciated around the world.

 

Our mission

Our mission is to;
Contribute to enhancing cultural wealth of society.
Contribute to individuals and corporations making better quality and value added products.

 

Corporate profile (as of July 2016)

Corporate Name baby lock Co., Ltd.
Established

July 1, 1965

Capitalization 345,600,000JPY
Head Quarters

1-11-11, Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku,

Tokyo 102-0073 Japan
Number of Employees 76
Management

Arikata Mano, Chairman
Susumu Hirokata, President&CEO
Kenji Futashima, Managing Director
Shizunori Hatada, Director
Susumu Yabe, Executive officer
Toshimitsu Murai, Executive officer

Eiji Inoue,Executive officer
Group Company NOVO Inc.
Associate Company Suzuki Machinery Co., Ltd.

History

1965 Company Established
1968 2-thread overlock sewing machine developed and marketed
1971 3-thread overlock sewing machine developed and marketed
1985 Household & artisan type sewing machine developed and marketed
1987 3/4-thread overlock sewing machine developed and marketed
1989 BL101 household blind-stitch sewing machine developed and marketed
1993 Overlock sewing machine with air threading system developed and marketed
1997 Overlock sewing machine with automatic thread delivery system developed and marketed
2000 Overlock/Coverstitch sewing machine developed and marketed
2001 Coverstitch sewing machine marketed
2003 Overlock sewing machine with wave lock stitch developed and marketed
2005 Launch an industrial cutting system business
2009

Hand-stitch like sewing machine developed and marketed

Overlock sewing machine with motor-driven “new jet-air threading” system
2013

Launch a digital textile print system business

Newest model of overlock sewing machine developed and marketed
2014 Acquired major share of NOVO Inc.