Since its foundation in 1937, Daifuku has lead material handling industry for 80 years. We have continuously developed and introduced various innovative products. We strive to take up challenges to provide products and services that benefits society.

  • 1937-1949

    1937-1949

    Founded as Sakaguchi Kikai Seisakusho Ltd.
  • 1950-1959

    1950-1959

    Webb Conveyor to Japan's First Passenger Automobile Factory
  • 1960-1969

    1960-1969

    Delivers the First Rackbuil System to Matsushita Electric Industrial
  • 1970-1979

    1970-1979

    Develops an Automated Sorter, Sold to Heiwado's Distribution Center
  • 1980-1989

    1980-1989

    Delivers State-of-the-Art FA System to Motor Factory
  • 1990-1999

    1990-1999

    Develops First Electrified Monorail System with Non-Contact Power Supply
  • 2000-2009

    2000-2009

    Jervis B. Webb Becomes Part of the Daifuku Family
  • 2010-

    2010-

    Develops a New Digital Picking System, eye-navi