NITORI's History

1st Nitori Store


The very first Nitori Furniture Store was launched, prioritizing customer satisfaction.

Nango Store


Japan’s first air dome, “Nango Store”, was constructed and opened as a furniture store in Shiroishi Ward, Sap-port. NITORI set ourselves apart from simple furniture stores by building our own brand identity.

Importing Products

MAY 1986

We stared importing products directly from overseas at a full scale and aimed to manage constant supplies and reduce operational costs.

Katsuka Store

March 1993

The “We launched our first store in Honshu. The “Katsuka Store” was opened in Hitachinaka, Ibaraki, as a move in cultivating our employees dedication to-wards the mainland.

Kanto Distribution Center

JULY 2000

The “Kanto Distribution Center” was re-structured and set in motion at Shiraoka, Saitama. We also started establishing IT systems in-house.

Marumitsu Woodwork


We invested in Marumitsu Woodwork, a furniture manufacturer– which was eventually established as a wholly owned subsidiary.

Kaoshung Dream Time Store

MAY 2007

The first store abroad, “Kaoshung Dream Time Store” was opened in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

NITORI Mall Higashi Osaka


We commenced operations for a new Deco Home business format and set foot in the shop-ping mall business. NITORI Mall Higashi Osaka, was opened in October 2011

Aki Home Store


We expanded into the US market as a “second founding”. Aki-Home Fullerton and Aki-Home Tustin were launched in the state of California, as the first store in the United States.

Wuhan Star City Store


The first store in China, Wuhan Star City Store in Hu-bei province, was successfully opened.

Ginza Store

APRIL 2015

Printemps Ginza Store, a metropolitan store was opened. It was the first store inside a department store.

Upgraded Corporate

MAY 2016

Upgraded corporate status to a company with an audit and supervisory committee - based on a resolution maded at the 44th General Meeting of Shareholders.

1st Store in Malaysia

JAN 2022

First NITORI Store in Southeast Asia, Lalaport Bukit Bintang, Malaysia.

1st Store in Singapore

MARCH 2022

First NITORI Store in Orchard, Singapore.

1st Store in Thailand


First NITORI Store in Central World, Bangkok, Thailand

4th Store in Malaysia


First NITORI Store in Hongkong, China.