Company profile

Company name ALVIS Inc.
Capitalization 49,800,000 yen
Osaka Head Office Nishi-Hommachi Yuraku Building 4th Floor
1-11-17 Awaza, Nishi-ku, Osaka 550-0011
Phone: +81-6-6532-2367 / Fax: +81-6-6532-2369
Tokyo Branch Ichigaya Academia Building
2-21 Ichigaya-Nakanocho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0064
Phone: +81-3-5366-0922 / Fax: +81-3-5366-0933
Fukuoka Office Fukuoka Daido Seimei Building 10th Floor
12-33 Nishi Nakasu, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka 810-0002
Phone: +81-92-724-5781 / Fax: +81-92-724-5782
President Fumiko Fuku
Managing director Eddie Fuku, Ph.D.
Established October 13, 1988

Corporate History

October 1988: Founded as ALVIS Inc. with the capital of 5 million yen; the head office at Kawaramachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka. Launched translation services.
January 1990: Relocated the head office to Nishi-Hommachi Yuraku Building, 4th Floor, 1-11-17 Awaza, Nishi-ku, Osaka 550-0011.
Launched English, French and Spanish translation services for automobile manufacturers such as service manuals and owner’s manuals.
1994: Increased the capital to 10 million yen.
Launched localization services for IT corporations overseas. Constructed the system that enhances a large amount of translation with quick delivery. Launched user’s manual writing services for consumer electronics manufacturers.
January 1999: Opened Tokyo office at Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo. Launched animal health consulting services.
November 2000: Relocated Tokyo office to Kanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.
2001: Increased the capital to 30 million yen.
2002: Obtained License for Worker Dispatching Undertakings and License for Fee-Charging Employment Placement Businesses.
January 2004: Relocated Tokyo office to Higashi-ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo.
2004: Increased the capital to 49.8 million yen.
October 2008: Celebrated the 20th year anniversary.
January 2010: Relocated Tokyo office to Ichigaya Academia Building, 2-21 Ichigaya-nakanocho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo.
July 2012: Opened Fukuoka office at Fukuoka Daido Seimei Building, 10th Floor, 12-33 Nishi-nakasu, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka 810-0002.
October 2018: Celebrated the 30th year anniversary.
September 2020: Renamed Tokyo office to Tokyo branch.