IWATA LABEL Co., Ltd., having over 50 years of experience in the labeling industry, is a specialty manufacturer of adhesive labels and labeling machines specifically for pharmaceutical products. Located in Aichi, Japan and founded in 1962, IWATA LABEL began focusing on the pharmaceutical label market in 1977 by launching Roll Tack labels that comply with GMP manufacturing standards.
Over the years, IWATA LABEL has developed various labels and packaging solutions, which add high value and multiple functions to pharmaceutical labeling needs. We have grown to be one of the largest innovative label and labeling machine manufacturers in Japan and continue to cater to unique niches in the pharmaceutical labeling industry.
With more than 50% secured market share for pharmaceutical labeling in Japan, IWATA LABEL is looking beyond Japans borders to provide innovative solutions for the overseas pharmaceutical labeling market. In order to support our overseas expansion strategy, on January 2015, IWATA LABEL Europe GmbH was established and we opened an office in Düsseldorf, Germany. From this location we serve the European pharmaceutical market.
The continual need for safer, user-friendly and error prevention labeling solutions, which protects medical staff and all handlers of highly potent drugs, greatly helps us focus on innovation and developing new products.