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1937 Kyoto-Doki Seisakusho was established
1951 Started the sale of Convex Rule(steel tape measures)
1962 Trade mark’ KDS’ has been registered
1963 Obtained Japan Industrial Standard(JIS) certification
1970 Ohita factory started the operation
1971 Shiga factory started the operation
1976 Started ‘utility cutter knife’ business
1977 KDS Singapore Pte. Ltd. was established and started manufacutring in Singapore
1997 Obtained ISO9001 Certification
1998 Company name was changed to KDS Corporation
1998 KDS Manufacturing( M)SDN BHD was established and started manufacturing in Malaysia
2007 KDS was acquired by Murata Sangyo and restarted as Muratec KDS Corporation
2009 Nails and Screw business, which were formerly the business of Murata Sangyo, was sold

The Origin of the Convex Rule

Export Model Stop-O-Master

Environmentally-friendly,biodegradable cleaner

Quadspeed Steel Long Tape

Cutting Mat

Power black blades