Message from CEO

With a history spanning 36 years at Daifuku, newly appointed President & CEO of Daifuku North America Holding Company, Takaya Uemoto, has spearheaded many changes within the organization that have helped Daifuku North America become the top material handling system supplier within a number of industries in North America: including, automotive, airport baggage handling/ground services, warehouse/distribution and cleanroom material handling.

Daifuku announced its current four-year medium-term business plan, Value Innovation 2020, in April 1, 2017. As part of Daifuku’s aim to continue being a value innovator, the business plan lays out the core policies of the Company; this includes providing smart logistics that offer the value and competitive edge required by customers. Embracing AI and IoT, Daifuku provides an ever-expanding range of solutions and technologies that respond to the environments facing our customers and society.