|1933||Apr||SHINJI MAKINO develops an interest in cellophane packaging, a cutting edge technology at the time, and founds the MISUZU CELLOPHANE Company.|
|1948||Apr||The AICHI CELLOPHANE is established in Nagoya and with starting capital of 5 million yen cellophane production begins.|
|1949||Mar||AICHI CELLOPHANE begins full production of cellophane.
Aicello brand's regular cellophane (PT) is sold as flat sheets (90cm x 100cm). Production and sales of yellow cellophane (PC) begins.
Aicello brand cellophane film
|1955||Oct||MISUZU CELLOPHANE begins production of polyethylene film “SUZULON”||
Food packaging applications using “SUZULON”
|1961||Sep||AICHI CELLOPHANE begins production of PVA film. The water-soluble film, named “SOLUBLON®” is developed and provided to the powder detergent industry.|
|1962||Jan||A blow-molding machine is installed for the first time in Japan and MISUZU CELLOPHANE begins production of plastic containers.|
|1963||Jun||AICHI CELLOPHANE and MISUZU CELLOPHANE merge to become the AICELLO CHEMICAL CO., LTD.|
|1965||Feb||Rotation molding is introduced at the Toyohashi plant.|
|1966||VINYLON FILM is developed as the perfect packaging material for textiles.||
Garment packaging applications using “VINYLON FILM”
|1968||Jun||The first branch office is opened in the city of Shizuoka.|
|1969||Dec||The world's first corrosion inhibiting packaging film, “BOSELON®” is created.||
Volatile Corrosion Inhibiting Film “BOSELON®”
|1970||Nov||In response to the pollution problems plaguing cellophane production, and to be a good societal citizen the Nagoya plant is voluntarily closed.|
|1973||Jun||In order to maintain Aicello as both the technology and quality leader new Quality Assurance Policies, Technology Development Programs are drafted.|
|1975||Oct||“AFFTY”, a film designed to fuse materials together is developed.|
|1976||Mar||The Tokyo Sales Office, Sayama City Service Center is established.|
|1978||Mar||“SAVONNER” film soap is developed. It is initially marketed as a corporate novelty gift item.||
Film Soap "SAVONNER"
|1979||Nov||Screen-printing film is developed and is first unveiled at the Screen Print Exhibition 79 held in the United States.||
Aicello series Photosensitive film for screen printing