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ORBIS Inc. is a leading company in mail-order cosmetics and is also involved markets such as health food and women's lingerie. ORBIS Inc. is well known for its 100% oil-free skin care and has seen its customer's numbers increase dramatically beyond 8.5 million since the introduction of its popular 100% oil-free skin care.

Corporate Profile


Official Name ORBIS Inc.
Foundation June, 1984
Capital 500million yen
Sales 47.9billion yen (As of 2011)
Settlement of Account December
President Mr. Tsuneo Machida
Headquarter 2-1-14 Hiratsuka, Shinagawa-ku Tokyo 142-0051 Japan
Board of Directors Mr.Nobuhisa Komiya, Mr.Yoshifumi Abe
Auditor Mr.Toshiaki Iso, Mr.Osamu Sugimoto
Number of Employees 1215 (As of 2011)
Business Category Planning and development of cosmetics, health foods, and women's lingerie, and its mail order and retail selling
Email corporate_info@orbis.co.jp

History


1984 Jun Establishment of ORBIS Inc.
1987 May Launch of mail-order service.
1991 Nov Monthly information catalogue "La" founded.
1992 Jan Opening of IRT telephone order system.
1996 Jun Opening of customer information system.
1999 Sep Opening of e-commerce website "ORBIS THE NET".
Oct Introduction of computerized skin check system.
2000 Aug Opening of the first retail store "ORBIS THE SHOP".
2001 Feb Establishment of ORBIS Korea Inc.
Jun Opening of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system.
2002 Apr Started to participate in the tree plantation activity at "Takeda forest" organized by Oiska.
2003 Jul Opening of Communication(Customer's voice) system.
2005 May Opening first overseas retail store in Hong Kong.
Oct Acquisition of 'Privacy Mark'.
2006 Jul Establishment of Taiwan ORBIS Inc.
Sep Establishment of POLA ORBIS Holdings Inc.
2007 Aug Unveiled the brand slogan, "KIREINA-MIRAINI-ORBIS".
2008 Sep Establishment of ORBIS Beijing Inc.
2009 Apr Monthly information catalogue "hinami" founded.
2010 Dec POLA ORBIS HOLDINGS INC. is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange First Section.
2011 Jun Launch reconstruction support activities of the Great East Japan Earthquake, "ITSUMO-project".
2012 Feb Opening of ORBIS West Japan Distribution Center.
Jun Unveiled the new brand statement, "Oil Free Style".
Aug Opening of ORBIS East Japan Distribution Center.