Corporate History

  • 1997

    January 1997

    OUTSOURCING Inc. founded in Inagawa, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture as a provider of contract services for production processes

  • 2000

    December 2000

    Acquired Accent Inc. (a service provider of general worker dispatching undertakings, founded in May 2000, located in Suruga-ku, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture; absorbed in January 2005) as a subsidiary

    May 2001

    Relocated the head office to Minami-cho, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture

    February 2004

    Obtained the license to operate as a service provider of general worker dispatching undertakings

    December 2004

    Listed on the JASDAQ Standard Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (formerly JASDAQ Securities Exchange)

  • 2005

    January 2005

    Absorbed the subsidiary Accent Inc.
    Obtained the license to operate as a provider of fee-charging employment placements

    March 2005

    Launched Enable Inc., a company specializing in transportation equipment

    May 2006

    Acquired Sankei Co., Ltd. as a wholly owned subsidiary

    June 2007

    Changed the trade name of the subsidiary Sankei Co., Ltd. to MOLTI, Ltd.

    August 2008

    Acquired Yasutomo Ltd., specializing in construction equipment, as a wholly owned subsidiary

    October 2008

    Jointly launched ORJ Inc., a company specializing in administrative operations outsourcing service, with RELOCATION JAPAN. LIMITED.

  • 2009

    March 2009

    Absorbed FREE WORK CO., LTD. and relocated the head office of OUTSOURCING Inc. to Chayamachi, Kita-ku, Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture Due to the above merger, also acquired SUCCESS STAFF CO., LTD., MISTRAL SERVICE CO., LTD. and DAISEI ENGINEERING Co., Ltd. as subsidiaries
    Entered into a business and capital partnership with TECHNOSMILE,INC.

    June 2009

    Acquired FULLCAST CENTRAL CO., LTD. as a subsidiary

    July 2009

    Changed the trade name of the subsidiary FULLCAST CENTRAL CO., LTD. to Out Sourcing Central Inc.

    August 2009

    Absorbed the subsidiary SUCCESS STAFF CO., LTD.
    Acquired a part of the engineering dispatching business of AIXEX alpha Co., Ltd.
    Acquired RPM Co., Ltd. and TryAngle Co., Ltd., specializing in pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and chemical products, as wholly owned subsidiaries

    November 2009

    Acquired Seishow Co., Ltd., specializing in R&D outsourcing and engineer dispatching services, as a subsidiary

    December 2009

    Launched ELZEX Inc., a company specializing in entrusted development related to machinery, electronics, software, etc.

  • 2010

    March 2010

    Relocated the head office to Minami-cho, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture

    July 2010

    Absorbed the subsidiary MOLTI, Ltd.
    The subsidiaries Out Sourcing Central Inc. and Yasutomo Ltd. absorbed by the subsidiary Enable Inc., which then changed its trade name to Out Sourcing Central Inc.
    Relocated the head office to Koya-machi, Aoi-ku, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture

    August 2010

    Launched Out-Sourcing China Inc., a company in Shanghai specializing in providing engineering and production outsourcing services in the fields of R&D and product testing and evaluation, as well as offering consultancy services to Japanese companies establishing operations overseas for the training and recruiting of local manager candidates

    September 2010

    Acquired NISSO SERVICE, Inc., specializing in the engineering and development of automobile and the production and packaging of automotive and electronic components, as a subsidiary

    October 2010

    Launched OS.SEMITEC Inc., a company specializing in contract services for product design and development, prototype testing and high-volume production processes in the field of semiconductors

    December 2010

    Transferred all shares of the subsidiary MISTRAL SERVICE CO., LTD. to a third party

  • 2011

    March 2011

    Dissolved the business and capital partnership with TECHNOSMILE,INC.

    April 2011

    Changed the trade name of the subsidiary Seishow Co., Ltd. to OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.
    Launched OS (THAILAND) CO., LTD. to consolidate the production outsourcing businesses in Thailand

    July 2011

    Launched PT.OS ENGINEERING & CONSULTANT INDONESIA, a manufacturing and management consulting firm in Indonesia, as a service hub for the ASEAN region

    September 2011

    Acquired GIM Inc., specializing in information technology and providing contract services for system development and system engineer dispatching services, as a subsidiary

    November 2011

    Acquired OS International Co., Ltd. as a subsidiary with ten overseas subsidiaries and affiliates in seven countries and tasked with cross-border human resources services as well as support services for Japanese companies seeking to enter foreign markets

    December 2011

    Launched OS VIETNAM CO., LTD. to provide outsourcing services in Vietnam, primarily for the transportation equipment, electric and electronics industries

  • 2012

    January 2012

    Acquired Aska Creation Co., Ltd., providing system engineering services and specializing in the IT and telecommunications fields, as a subsidiary

    February 2012

    Changed the trade name of the subsidiary GIM Inc. to Out-Sourcing System Consulting Inc.

    March 2012

    Listed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange

    May 2012

    Absorbed the subsidiary NISSO SERVICE Inc. following the reorganization of the Group's transportation equipment business Changed the trade name of the subsidiary Out Sourcing Central Inc. to Enable Inc.

    July 2012

    Relocated the head office to Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
    Acquired Grayscale Co., Ltd. as a wholly owned subsidiary

  • 2013

    January 2013

    The subsidiary Grayscale Co., Ltd. absorbed by the subsidiary Out-Sourcing System Consulting Inc.
    Acquired Computer System Laboratory Co., Ltd. as a subsidiary

    March 2013

    Listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange

    October 2013

    Acquired Sanshin Electric Co., Ltd. and SANSHIN (MALAYSIA) SDN. BHD. as subsidiaries

  • 2014

    January 2014

    Absorbed the subsidiary REVSONIC-ES Inc.
    Acquired ALP CONSULTING LIMITED and DATACORE TECHNOLOGIES PRIVATE LIMITED as subsidiaries

    April 2014

    The subsidiary Out-Sourcing System Consulting Inc. absorbed by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.

    May 2014

    NexM Communications Inc. acquired as a subsidiary by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.

    December 2014

    The subsidiary NexM Communications Inc. absorbed by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.
    CELCO (THAILAND) CO., LTD. acquired as a subsidiary by the subsidiaries OS (THAILAND) CO., LTD., OS Recruitment (Thailand) Co., Ltd. and P-ONE SUBCONTRACT CO., LTD.

  • 2015

    January 2015

    Acquired KDE Holding Corporation as a subsidiary, thereby also acquiring Kyodo Engineering Corporation as a subsidiary

    March 2015

    Launched IOD Inc., a company specializing in human resources services for U.S. military base

    April 2015

    Launched OUTSOURCING (CAMBODIA) Inc. in Cambodia

    August 2015

    Acquired NTRINSIC HOLDINGS LIMITED and NTRINSIC CONSULTING RESOURCES LIMITED based in the U.K. and Belgium as subsidiaries, thereby also acquiring NTRINSIC CONSULTING EUROPE LIMITED, NTRINSIC CONSULTING SPRL, NTRINSIC CONSULTING FRANCE LIMITED and NTRINSIC CONSULTING LIMITED as subsidiaries

    September 2015

    Launched Outsourcing Business Service Inc. as a special subsidiary hiring handicapped employees and specializing in shared services for administrative works

    October 2015

    Acquired ISE INTERNATIONAL Co.,Ltd., specializing in outsourcing services for convenience stores, as a subsidiary

    November 2015

    Acquired EST EXPROSERVICIOS S.A., EST EXPROTEMPO S.A., EXPROCHILE S.A., EXPROSERVICIOS S.A. and RIVAS Y ASOCIADOS LIMITADA as subsidiaries in Chile

  • 2016

    April 2016

    Acquired HOBAN RECRUITMENT PTY LTD, THE BEDDISON GROUP PTY LTD, CLICKS RECRUIT (AUSTRALIA) PTY LTD and INDEX CONSULTANTS PTY LTD, providing services related to airport and prison operations outsourced to the private sector, as subsidiaries, thereby also acquiring shares of the related unit trusts HOBAN RECRUITMENT UNIT TRUST, CLICKS RECRUIT (AUSTRALIA) UNIT TRUST and INDEX CONSULTANTS UNIT TRUST

    Acquired HAMSARD 3393 LIMITED and HAMSARD 3394 LIMITED as subsidiaries (changed their names to J.B.W. TOPCO LIMITED and CDL TOPCO LIMITED, respectively, in July of the same year), thereby also acquiring J.B.W. GROUP LIMITED and CASE DYNAMICS LIMITED (changed its trade name to HITO LIMITED in July of the same year), providing services for the collection of public debt payment on behalf of the central and local governments in the U.K., as subsidiaries

    Acquired SYMPHONY HRS SDN. BHD. (changed its trade name to OS HRS SDN. BHD. in June of the same year) as a subsidiary, thereby also acquiring Symphony HRS Japan Ltd. (changed its trade name to OS HRS JAPAN Inc. in May of the same year), SYMPHONY HR SOLUTIONS INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED (changed its trade name to OS HRS INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED in August of the same year) and SYMBPO EUROPE LIMITED (changed its trade name to OS HRS EUROPE LIMITED in June of the same year) as subsidiaries

    August 2016

    LIBERATA UK LIMITED acquired as a wholly owned subsidiary by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING UK LIMITED; thereby CAPACITYGRID LIMITED also acquired as a subsidiary
    Acquired Recruit Factory Partners CO.,LTD. as a wholly owned subsidiary and changed its trade name to OS Partners CO., LTD.

    December 2016

    The subsidiary Sanshin Electric Co., Ltd. absorbed by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.

  • 2017

    January 2017

    Orizon Holding GmbH acquired as a subsidiary by the subsidiary OSI Holding Germany GmbH; thereby Orizon GmbH, Orizon Projekt GmbH, Plumer Konstruktionen GmbH, jobs in time medical GmbH and Orizon Hamburg GmbH also acquired as subsidiaries

    February 2017

    The subsidiaries GEM CORPORATION and GEM COMPANY LIMITED absorbed by the subsidiary OS Partners CO., LTD.

    April 2017

    Acquired AMERICAN ENGINEERING CORPORATION (OKINAWA) as a wholly owned subsidiary

    July 2017

    PARCE Inc. acquired as a wholly owned subsidiary by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.
    The subsidiary SONICAL Inc. absorbed by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.
    The subsidiary Zukunft co., Ltd absorbed by the subsidiary OS Partners CO.,LTD.

    August 2017

    The subsidiary Computer System Laboratory Co., Ltd. absorbed by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.

    October 2017

    Launched OSTech Business Arch Inc., a company specializing in human resources services in engineering

    November 2017

    The subsidiary STI Co., Ltd. absorbed by the subsidiary OUTSOURCING TECHNOLOGY Inc.