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Company AHKAH Co., Ltd.
Established June 23nd, 1997
Description of business Planning, manufacturing and sales of jewelry
Head office Shibuya Mitake Bldg. 2F 1-19-5 Shibuya-ku Tokyo150-0002, JAPAN
Main financing bank Mizuho Bank
President/CEO Akemi Fukuoji

History

1996
Sep.

Gemologist Akemi Fukuoji, a daughter of jeweler, began to create jewelry after 15 years of involvement in the art world.

1997
Feb.
Jun.
Dec.

Akemi, began to create her original products together with two art students.

AHKAH Ltd. was established.

Showroom of own original design was opened on the fifth floor of the building in Tokyo’s fashionable Omotesando district.

2001
Apr.

AHKAH’s debut collection was launched.

2003
Nov.

Isetan Shinjuku store opened

2004
Mar.

Barneys New York Yokohama store opened.
Barneys New York Ginza store opened.

2005
Apr.
Oct.

Flagship store was relocated to Jinnan in Shibuya.

Barneys New York Shinjuku store opened.

2006
Feb.
Oct.

Omotesando Hills store opened.

Dedicated space for haute couture, AHKAH couture maison, was opened next to Jinnan's flagship store.

2007
Aug.

Trading name was changed to AHKAH Co., Ltd.
Business with Bon Marche, a long-established department store in Paris started.

2008
Sep.

Store was opened at Hankyu in Umeda.
Business with Liberty, a long-established department store in London started.

2009
May.

Takashimaya Yokohama store opened.

2010
Mar.
Sep.

Barneys New York Kobe store opened.

Mitsukoshi Ginza store opened.

2011
Mar.
Jul.

Sep.

Hankyu Hakata store opened.

AHKAH’s 15th anniversary collection “Dreams” was launched.
Ryunosuke Aoyagi was appointed as creative director.

AHKAH couture maison was remodeled as a dedicated space for bridal, AHKAH mariage Jinnan's flagship store.

JR Osaka Mitsukoshi Isetan AHKAH mariage store opened.
Barneys New York Fukuoka store opened.

2012
Nov.

JR Nagoya Takashimaya pop up store opened.

2013
Feb.
Nov.
Dec.

JR Nagoya Takashimaya store opened.

Osaka Takashimaya store opened.

ZOZOTOWN store opened.

2015
Apr.

Jul.
Aug.

10th anniversary renewal opening for the Jinnan grounds as “AHKAH Village”. Announcement of the new collection “akemiayano”. The opening of jewelry style shop “530 Park” at AHKAH Village.

Lucua 1100 store opened.

AHKAH USA Inc. was established.

Iwataya flagship store opened.

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