Corporate News

2017-01-10

Celebrating 100 years of remarkable history with Nikon

Nikon announces the establishment of its 100th anniversary website and accompanying logo for its notable milestone

NEW DELHI, 12 January 2017 – Nikon India, the 100% subsidiary of Nikon Corporation Tokyo, leaders in imaging technology is pleased to announce that Nikon will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its establishment on July 25th of this year. Since its establishment as Nippon Kogaku K.K. in 1917, Nikon has provided the world with unique value, based on its opto-electronics and precision technologies.

We at Nikon sincerely thank everyone, from our loyal customers to anyone with a stake in our success, for the support in the development of our company over its 100-year history. As part of our 100th anniversary celebrations, we have established the Nikon 100th Anniversary logo and to introduce a special Nikon 100th website.

On this occasion, Kazuo Ninomiya, Managing Director, Nikon India said, “We take immense pride in having completed the milestone of 100 successful years. We dedicate this achievement to our loyal consumer base that have motivated us to bring cutting edge technologies and bespoke after sales services. Today's announcement reiterates Nikon’s pioneering position in imaging technology, which has been due to our commitment to constantly innovate and follow a customer-first approach. We will continue to deliver unique photography experiences by pushing the boundaries of technological innovation in this industry.” 

Sajjan Kumar, Senior Vice President, Corporate Sales & Strategy added, “As we celebrate Nikon’s landmark achievement this year, we take pride in being present across the entire expanse of the country catering to diverse requirements of photographers, across categories. Being the frontrunner in the camera industry, we aim to bring continuous cutting-edge innovation with outstanding craftsmanship and ever-growing R&D facilities in the imaging industry.”

Nikon 100 Year Anniversary

Since the company was established in 1917, Nikon has cultivated its status as a pioneer of optical technologies in Japan and overseas. Guided by our corporate philosophy of “Trustworthiness and Creativity,” we provide a wide range of technologies, products and services globally by harnessing our advanced technologies, the core of which encompasses opto-electronics and precision technologies. We are proud to celebrate our 100th anniversary in 2017.

Nikon 100th Anniversary Website

This website offers contents dedicated to the celebration of our 100th anniversary, such as a special movie and a record of our history over the past 100 years. We will be adding more contents on this site as they become available, and provide information related to Nikon's celebration of its 100th anniversary.

URLs for the Nikon 100th anniversary site are as follow:
•  Japanese:  www.nikon.co.jp/100th 
•  English: www.nikon.com/100th
•  Chinese (simplified): www.cn.nikon.com/100th

About Nikon India

Nikon India distributes markets and services the complete range of Nikon imaging products, the newly introduced Nikon Sport Optics & Nikon Instruments. The Nikon Imaging includes its Nikon D-SLR as well as its compact camera, the Nikon COOLPIX, the Nikon 1 camera system, a range of NIKKOR lenses & accessories. With offices in Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Delhi and Gurgaon, Nikon is strengthening its Sales & Services network all across India. The company has established total of five Nikon owned Service Centres (5 Branches), 32 ASCs (authorized service centres), 60 Nikon Collection Centres and over 4500 dealer base for complete service & support of Nikon customers. Nikon has also set up over 120 Experience zones pan India which showcases the entire range of D-SLR cameras, COOLPIX cameras, Nikon 1, an elaborate range of NIKKOR lenses and Nikon Sport Optics.

Nikon Corporation

Founded in 1917 as Nippon Kōgaku; the company was renamed in 1988 as Nikon Corporation. Nikon has truly evolved as an institution of creativity in imaging arena, Semi-conductors, Industrial equipment and specialized in optics as well. Nikon technologies are active not only in Nikon’s core products such as cameras, microscopes and IC steppers/scanners, but they also squarely support innovation in leading-edge science, and they contribute to the development of society and industry as a whole.

Nikon India Website: www.nikon.co.in                  
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