MARUZEN YAKUHIN Co., Ltd. established in Asahikawa.
Business integration through a share exchange with MEDICEO PALTAC HOLDINGS Co., Ltd. [now MEDIPAL HOLDINGS Co., Ltd].
MARUZEN YAKUHIN Co., Ltd., EVERLTH AGROTECH Co., Ltd., ATOL A&F Sales Division, merged to form MP AGRO Co., Ltd.
Matsue Branch relocated and renamed Shimane Branch.
Sennan Branch relocated to Osaka Branch.
Sennan Branch integrated into Osaka Branch. Fukuoka Food Branch Miyakonojo Food Team promoted to Miyazaki Food Branch.
Koriyama Branch integrated into Sendai Branch. Miyazaki Branch integrated into Miyakonojo Branch and renamed Miyazaki Branch.
Wadayama Branch integrated into Akashi Branch and renamed Hyogo Branch. Fukuoka Food Branch Tokyo Food Team promoted to Tokyo Food Branch. Tosu Food Distribution Center established.
Sales Division, Tokyo Branch and Tokyo Food Branch relocated.
Aomori Branch integrated into Hachinohe Branch and renamed Aomori Branch.
Aomori Branch newly built. Osaka Branch and Kyoto Branch relocated to Osaka Building and renamed Osaka Branch 1 and Osaka Branch 2.
Veterinary Medicine Sales Division, Food Sales Division, Product Division, Purchasing and Distribution Department, Tokyo Branch and Tokyo Food Branch relocated.
MEDIPAL FOODS Co., Ltd. established as a separate company, and wholesale business of processed foods, food raw materials and food additives transferred to it.
Shimane Branch relocated.
Animal Health Support Center Kyushu integrated into Animal Health Support Center West Japan and renamed Animal Health Support Center.
Kanto Distribution Center newly established and Distribution Division relocated.
North Kanto Branch newly established.
Fukuoka Office, Fukuoka Branch 1 and Fukuoka Branch 2 relocated. Fukuoka Distribution Center abolished. Functions of Fukuoka Distribution Center transferred to Mitsu Distribution Center, Fukuoka Branch 1 and Kagoshima Branch.
Yamagata Branch newly built.
Kitami Branch renamed Obihiro (Kitami Area).
Tokyo Branch divided into Tokyo Branch 1 and Tokyo Branch 2.
Development Division newly established.
Dual-headquarters with Headquarters in Hokkaido and Tokyo Head Office set up.
A nationwide network of 31 branches and five distribution centers (as of April 2023) from Hokkaido to Kyushu protects the health of animals.