Jun. 02~03, 2018
Join "Mazda Open Day 2018"
On June 2 and 3, sunny weekend, "Mazda Open Day 2018" was held at the headquarters of Mazda Co., Ltd. Following the last year, we set up a booth along the“Monozukuri ROAD”, organized mainly by local suppliers, an arcade featuring craftmanship and manufacturing, where visitors can enjoy exhibition and workshop.
The workshop we offered was creating can badges and key holders in order to introduce about stamping work. Visitors made their original ones with pictures drawn by theirself. Lots of family gathered to our booth and enjoyed monozukuri from adults to kids. We also gave out balloons, popular for kids, and paper fans we made for first time.
Our booth ended in great success with more visitors than last year. It was a good opportunity to engage with the people around as a supplier who marks history and creates a brand with Mazda .
We appreciated that so many visitors had a good time with us.
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May. 26, 2018
The 39th annual Sports Day
We held the annual Spring Sports Day at the Sakurae plant's ground on Saturday, May 26.
A total of 113 people including new employees participated. It was a wonderful sunny day, we played tennis and grand golf. All team members were excited when nice plays came out and we spent a relaxing and enjoyable time.
After playing sports, we had a BBQ. We formed a team with other plants people who normally have less chance to see each other. Playing sports and eating delicious meal together. By sharing precious time, we were able to deepen our friendship. It was a good opportunity for new employees to become familiar with the new environment.
Through the event, we work for our employee to be refreshed and motivated.
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May. 15, 2018
Notice-Rebuilding of headquarters
Our headquarters(4 Oozu Minami-ku Hiroshima) has been in operation for a long time, since 1954, for 64 years. Because of the aging of the building, we decided to rebuild the whole of it.
We appreciate patronage and support of our business partners and neighboring areas including Mazda Co, Ltd.
The new building will consider the surrounding environment, compared to our Kabe plant built in 2014, with even lower noise and higher efficiency.
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Apr. 02, 2018
Year 2018 The welcoming celemonis for new employees
Futaba Kogyo has hired 19 of fresh new employees. (2 technical, 17 engineer)
In the season of cherry blossoms April 2, the welcoming ceremony was held at Hotel Granvia Hiroshima with the President and Director, Mr.Yoshida and executive officers and managers. The ceremony was relaied from the venue to all sites of Futaba Kogyo office and plants.

Mr.Yoshida sent a message of hope and encouragement to new employees as follows.
It's important to clearly understand our policies, philosophy and conduct code. I hope for your happiness. I want you to accumulate good deeds by devoting yourself in the spirit of service to others instead of being self-centered. The biggest change to the car industry in a century is about to occur. We set a company policy for this year "Change Again!". To get over this difficulty, we place the emphasis on "people" and have tried to strengthen human resource development. The human resource is who can challenge changes. Anticipating the ever-changing environment, let's change the company together.

Several sort of trainings and education is to be held for 2 weeks such as general manners and attitude, safety and quality and welding method. (The assigned location will be decided after practical training on each plants until end of May)
With passionate newcomers, we commit ourselves to making a fresh start in the upcoming term.
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Feb. 25, 2018
Participation in the Mazda Ekiden Road Relay, Part of the 25th Love Hofu Campaign
On Feb. 25,2018, the Mazda Ekiden Road Relay was held as part of the 25th Love Hofu Campaign at the Mazda Motor Corporation Hofu Plant (in the Nishinoura district).
A total of 96 teams from Yamaguchi prefecture and beyond took part in the event. It was really lively with about 2000 people included spectators gathered there.
Futaba Kogyo team composed of young employees mainly participated in it and completed the race and made 31st-place finish. Through the event, we were able to communicate local people, also we believe our teamwork has become more intense.
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