History

1992-1999

1992 Jul Kyushu Waken, Ltd. founded in Kasuga City, Fukuoka
1995 Jun Renamed as Platz Co., Ltd.
1997 Apr

Launched Electric Bed PKB Series

PKB-3シリーズ

2000-2009

2000 Jun Increased Capital to 220 million yen
2001 Jul Transferred Main Office (From Kasuga City, Fukuoka to Onojo City, Fukuoka)
  Dec

Launched Care Insurance Rental Bed PZB-V310 Series

V310R

2003 Apr Opened Fukuoka Factory (Onojo City, Fukuoka)
  Jun Achieved annual sales of 10 thousand beds
2004 Jan Opened Kanto Branch (Minato-ku, Tokyo)
  Jul Opened Kansai Branch (Chuo-ku, Osaka City)
2006 Jan Opened Tokai Branch (Komaki City, Aichi)
2007 May Certified Quality Management Standard ISO9001: 2000
  Nov

Launched Care Insurance Rental Bed Miolet Series

V310R

2008 Jun Achieved annual sales of 20 thousand beds
  Nov Launched Home Care Electric Bed Carelet Series
2009 Mar Increased Capital to 285 million yen
  Mar

Launched Ultilet, A Low-Floor Electric Bed for Care Facility

Ultilet

  Jun Certified JIS Care Bed Standard JIS T 9254: 2009 for Miolet Series
  Sep Launched Home Care Bed Primolet

2010-

2010 May Recertified Quality Management Standard ISO9001: 2008
  Jun Achieved Annual Sales of 30 thousand beds
  Aug Transferred Main Office (Onojo City, Fukuoka)
  Nov Opened Tohoku Branch (Sendai City, Miyagi)
  Nov Opened Ho Chi Minh Office (Vietnam)
  Nov

JIS Certified the Kneeparo – the Auto-Lock Bed Grip Kneeparo

Kneeparo

2011 May Transferred Tokai Branch (Nagoya City, Aichi)
  Jun Achieved Annual Sales of 40 thousand beds
  Jul Go to Facebook
  Sep

The home care bed “Primolet” received JIS certification and began sales efforts.

Primolet

  Dec

The home care bed “Miolet ForU” series received JIS certification and began sales efforts.

Primolet

2012 Apr

The motorized home care bed “Carelet” series received JIS certification and began sales efforts.
Successfully received JIS certification for all home care beds

Carelet

  Aug Founded Platz Vietnam Co., Ltd. for final inspections (Vietnam)
  Sep Founded the Chu-Shikoku Branch Office (Hiroshima Prefecture, Fukuyama City)
  Sep

Began sales efforts of the “Ultilet ToU”, a motorized care bed for institutions

Ultilet ToU

2013 Nov Founded the Hokkaido Branch Office (Hokkaido, Sapporo City)
2014 Apr

Began sales efforts of the “Carelet f”, “Carelet neoα”, & “Carelet niko”, motorized beds for independent care

carelet f

  Sep

The home care bed “MioletⅡ” received JIS certified and began sales efforts

carelet f

  Sep

Began sales efforts of the “KneeparoⅡ”, an auto-locking grip for care beds.

KneeparoⅡ

2015 Mar Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers and Fukuoka Stock Exchange Q-Board
  Apr

Began sales efforts of the home care bed “83cm Wide, MioletⅡ

83cm Wide, MioletⅡ

  Apr

Increased Capital to 582,050,000 Yen

  Aug

Opened Shanghai Office(China)

  Dec

Began sales efforts of the wooden shelf board and wooden board type home care beds, “Miolet Ⅱ”.

Miolet Ⅱ

  Dec

Began sales efforts of the shelf board type, low-floor electric bed for care facilities, “Utilet”.

Utilet

2016 Feb

Began sales efforts of the reclining beds, “Carelet Doluce”, “Carelet neo α Ⅱ”, ”Carelet f Ⅱ”, and “Carelet Simply”.

Carelet Doluce

  Feb

Began the remote communications service to monitor bed user, “Bed de Mimamoritai”.

Bed de Mimamoritai

  Apr

Began sales efforts of the automated lighting system that illuminates the bottom of the bed by sensing the bed users’ presence.

efforts of the automated lighting system that illuminates the bottom of the bed by sensing the bed users’ presence

  Jul

Began sales efforts of the automated system that senses the user getting out of bed and recognizes the user’s extended absence.

efforts of the automated system that senses the user getting out of bed and recognizes the user’s extended absence

  Aug

Began sales efforts of the Hospital Bed “P300 Series

P300 Series

2017 Jan

Began sales efforts of the extra low-to-the-floor nursing care bed, “Rafio”.

Rafio