About Us

Corporate Philosophy

Im‘s Six Principles

We promote our business, based on the following 6 principles:

Mission

We contribute to the society by conducting a clear and fair business.
We aim to make everyone involved happy.

Value

We are in this business for the long term.
We are a group of professionals who think and act accordingly.

Vision

We act by our insight into the future.
We interact with people from all over the world with our products.

Company Profile

Company Name
Im Co., Ltd.
URL
https://im-co.co.jp/
Founded
July 1, 2005
Capital
100,000,000 yen (Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare Co., Ltd. 100%)
Executive Officers
Representative Director and President  Noritaka Numata
Director and Administration Manager  Masamitsu Ishitsuka
Director (Part-time)  Katsuhiko Yoshida
Director (Part-time)  Takahiro Uchida
Director (Part-time)  Shoji Aramaki
Corporate Auditor  Kazuhiro Kunishige
Corporate Auditor (Part-time)  Yasuhiro Kawanaka
Employees
143 (as of end of February, 2020)

Location

Head Office

Address
460-1 Yokoi, Konan-cho, Takamatsu-shi, Kagawa 761-8589, Japan
Contact
Tel: +81-87-879-0033
Fax: +81-87-879-8003
Access
About 8 minutes by car from Takamatsu Airport
About 30 minutes by car from JR Takamatsu Station

Tokyo Office

Address
Omorieki Higashiguchi Building 11F, 1-5-1 Omorikita, Ota-ku, Tokyo 143-0016, Japan
Access
About 1 minute on foot from JR Keihin Tohoku Line, Omori Station (East Exit)
About 10 minutes on foot from Keihin Kyuko Main Line, Omori Kaigan Station (Ticket Gate Exit)

Ayagawa Office

Address
2088 Ono, Ayagawa-cho, Ayauta-gun, Kagawa 761-2307, Japan

Business

Mail order business

Development and mail-order sales of skincare brands RICE FORCE, BRIGHTAGE, and Regain Triple Force.

Our Brands

RICE FORCE.
Nurture your skin.

Contains over 40% Rice Power® No.11 Extract, an active ingredient made from fermented Japanese rice. A quasi-drug skincare treatment that deeply moisturizes and nurtures your skin.

Let your true self shine.

Bringing together the findings of pharmaceutical company research, BRIGHTAGE uses the key active ingredient “tranexamic acid” to deliver a multipurpose quasi-drug skincare treatment that will leave your skin supple, bright, and deeply moisturized.

Remake your body. Create your future.

The ultimate product in the Regain Series that utilizes the scientifically proven results of pharmaceutical companies. This is a designated quasi-drug provided in tablet form that support people who want to stay “forever young.”

History

September

2000

Launches RICE FORCE, a skincare product made from rice, as clothing mail order company Simree Co., Ltd.

2002

Releases products containing Rice Power® No.11 Extract:

  • Atopi Light Cream
  • SUPER MOISTURE Collection (currently, DEEP MOISTURE Collection)

July

2005

Establishes Im Co., Ltd., a cosmetics mail order company, as a subsidiary of Simree Co., Ltd.

September

2007

Takes over the cosmetics mail order business of Image Holdings Co., Ltd. (formerly, Simree Co., Ltd.).

2008

Releases a line of products for sebum issues that contain Rice Power Extract:

  • ACPOLESS Collection

2012

Establishes a tieup with Moana Lani Spa in Hawaii, USA (contract ended in 2018).

2013

Establishes a tieup with Wellness Rooseveltova in Prague, Czech Republic (contract ended in 2019).

2014

Im Co., Ltd., merges with IJ Holdings Co., Ltd. (formerly, Image Holdings Co., Ltd.).

Establishes a tieup with Schnitzler in Frankfurt, Germany.

2015

Becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare Co., Ltd.

Establishes a tieup with Rikyu in London, UK.

Establishes a tieup with Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa in Bangkok, Thailand.

April

2017

Releases BRIGHTAGE, an aging care cosmetics product containing tranexamic acid.

April

2018

Re-releases ACPOLESS Collection with a new formula containing Rice Power® No.6 Extract.

February

2019

Releases Regain Triple Force in tablet form (previously came as a drink).

Im—bringing beauty and health, today, tomorrow, and in the future.