History

The past shapes the future.

1961
(Showa 36)
AKASE Mokkosho was established in Kasaoka City. Founded as a wedding furniture manufacturer
1970
(Showa 45)
Built a new factory manufacturing more variety of products in Kasaoka City
1972
(Showa 47)
Established a corporation under the name, “AKASE Mokko Co., Ltd.”
1973
(Showa 48)
Built the second factory and a showroom in Kasaoka City
1977
(Showa 52)
Built the third factory in Kasaoka City
1981
(Showa 56)
Built a new head office building and a new factory in which all factories were integrated in Satosho Town
1990
(Heisei 2)
Started house maker’s OEM production
1991
(Heisei 3)
Opened a showroom and shop, “LIFE SPACE AKASE,” on the 2nd floor of the head office
1994
(Heisei 6)
Started sales of original system storage
1997
(Heisei 9)
The system storage furniture, “Citrus,” won Good Design Award.
1997
(Heisei 9)
Started import and sales of overseas commodity
1998
(Heisei 10)
Started new furniture brand, “BOCCO,” a forerunner of MASTERWAL
1999
(Heisei 11)
Released “WILDWOOD” furniture series made from solid natural wood with a focus on walnut
2000
(Heisei 12)
Opened an ACTUS partner shop, “A-STYLE,” in Okayama (closed in 2014)
2003
(Heisei 15)
Opened “THE BROWN STONE” at Nagoya Parco
2003
(Heisei 15)
Opened “hygge” at FLAXUS Hiroshima (closed in 2016)
2003
(Heisei 15)
Opened “hygge” at FLAXUS Nara (closed in 2012)
2004
(Heisei 16)
Opened “THE BROWN STONE” at Amu Plaza Kagoshima
2004
(Heisei 16)
Opened “No Place Like Home” at Aeon Mall Himeji (closed in 2014)
2005
(Heisei 17)
Ended wedding furniture production
2006
(Heisei 18)
Separated the retail division of AKASE Mokko Co., Ltd. as “Stir Living Co., Ltd. ”
2006
(Heisei 18)
Started the original brand, “MASTERWAL
2006
(Heisei 18)
Established “mobeck” line, house maker’s OEM storage furniture production line
2006
(Heisei 18)
Opened “THE BROWN STONE FIFTH” at Mint Kobe
2007
(Heisei 19)
Obtained ISO9001 and ISO14001
2007
(Heisei 19)
Opened “hygge” at Aeon Mall Natori (closed in 2013)
2007
(Heisei 19)
Opened “No Place Like Home” at Aeon Mall Takanohara (closed in 2014)
2010
(Heisei 22)
AKASE Mokko Co., Ltd. and Stir Living Co., Ltd. merged
2011
(Heisei 23)
Opened “MASTERWAL TOKYO,” a MASTERWAL showroom, in Minami-Aoyama
2012
(Heisei 24)
“LIFE SPACE AKASE” was renewed and opened as “MASTERWAL HOME.
2013
(Heisei 25)
Opened “MASTERWAL SENDAI,” a MASTERWAL shop and showroom, in Sendai City
2013
(Heisei 25)
Opened “MASTERWAL OSAKA,” a MASTERWAL showroom, in Osaka City
2013
(Heisei 25)
THE BROWN STONE NAGOYA” was renewed and opened as “MASTERWAL NAGOYA.”
2014
(Heisei 26)
“THE BROWN STONE KAGOSHIMA” was renewed and opened as “MASTERWAL KAGOSHIMA.
2014
(Heisei 26)
Opened “MASTERWAL OKAYAMA,” a MASTERWAL shop and showroom, in Okayama City
2014
(Heisei 26)
Opened “MASTERWAL YOKOHAMA,” a MASTERWAL shop and showroom, in Yokohama City
2015
(Heisei 27)
Started “&HEAVENS,” the MASTERWAL’s high end brand