History of DCM

Since the 1970s

The birth of home improvement stores rooted in each region

  • October 1973

    Kahma Co., Ltd.(Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture; merged with Oscar Co., Ltd. in April 1990 to form DCM Kahma Co., Ltd. which operates stores in three prefectures in the Hokuriku region) entered the home improvement retail business and opened the Meisei Store in Nagoya City's Nishi Ward

    Kahma Co.
  • April 1976

    Ishiguro Shouten Corp. (company name changed to Ishiguro Homa Corp. MAKE Co.,Ltd., and Ishiguro Jusco Corp. merged and changed the company name to Homac Corp. (later DCM Homac Co.,Ltd.)) entered the home improvement retail business and opened the Nakazono Store in Kushiro City.

    Homac Co.
  • November 1978

    Daiki Co., Ltd. established Dick Co., Ltd. (which merged with Daiki Co., Ltd. in October 1989 and later became DCM Daiki Co., Ltd.) and entered the home improvement retail business, simultaneously opening the Amayama Store and Tanimachi Store in Matsuyama City, Ehime Prefecture.

    • Homac Co.

      Tanimachi Store

    • Homac Co.

      Tenzan Store

Since the 2000s

DCM Group is born

  • The joint purchasing company, DCM Japan Co., Ltd. was established

    February 2003

    Business and capital alliance concluded between Kahma Co., Ltd., Daiki Co., Ltd., and Homac Corp.

    May 2003

    The joint purchasing company, DCM Japan Co., Ltd. was established by the four companies of Kahma Co., Ltd., Daiki Co., Ltd., Homac Corp., and Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

    The joint purchasing company, DCM Japan Co., Ltd. was established by the four companies of Kahma Co., Ltd., Daiki Co., Ltd., Homac Corp., and Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
  • Holding company established. Group management begins.

    September 2006

    DCM Japan Holdings Co., Ltd. established (now DCM Holdings Co.,Ltd.)

    Holding company established. Group management begins.
  • July 2009

    • Launched the DCM e-Kurashi ONLINE (now DCM ONLINE) e-commerce site

    • Launched the DCME Kurashi Online (now DCM ONLINE) e-commerce site

    November 2009

    Birth of the DCM Brand, as an original brand

    Birth of the DCM Brand, as an original brand
  • March 2010

    Acquired the subsidiary DCM Japan Co., Ltd. through a merger

    June 2010

    Changed the company name to DCM Holdings Co., Ltd.

    March 2015

    Kahma Co., Ltd., Daiki Co., Ltd., and Homac Corp. changed their names to DCM Kahma Co., Ltd., DCM Daiki Co., Ltd., and DCM Homac Co.,Ltd.

    Kahma Co., Ltd., Daiki Co., Ltd., and Homac Corp. changed their names to DCM Kahma Co., Ltd., DCM Daiki Co., Ltd., and DCM Homac Co.,Ltd.
  • July 2015

    Swapped shares with Sanwado Corp. which had entered the home improvement business in 1976 and the company joined the DCM Group

    Sanwado Corp. changed its name to DCM Sanwa Co., Ltd.

    2000_06
  • 10th anniversary of DCM Holdings Co., Ltd.

    September 2016

    10th anniversary of DCM Holdings Launch of corporate slogan "Do Create Mystyle"

    Renewal of the DCM Brand

    10th anniversary of DCM Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • December 2016

    Swapped shares with Kuroganeya Co., Ltd. which had entered the home improvement business in 1985 and the company joined the DCM Group

    Kuroganeya Co., Ltd. changed its name to DCM Kuroganeya Co., Ltd.

    DCM Kuroganeya Co.
  • April 2017

    Started the Medium-term Management Plan (FY 2017 to 2019)

  • June 2019

    Launched MYVOT as a common membership service

    Launched MYVOT as a common membership service
  • April 2020

    Started the Medium-term Management Plan (FY 2020 to 2022)

  • November 2020

    Yamanashi Chuo Product Logistics Center(DC+TC) started operation

    Yamanashi Chuo  Product Logistics Center(DC+TC) started operation

Since the 2021

Developing a new leap forward in management infrastructure

  • Operating companies of home improvement retailing merged Formed DCM Co., Ltd.

    Established the DCM philosophy

    March 2021

    On March 1, 2021, five operating companies, DCM Kahma Co., Ltd., DCM Daiki Co., Ltd., DCM Homac Co.,Ltd., DCM Sanwa Co., Ltd., and DCM Kuroganeya Co., Ltd., merged to form DCM Co., Ltd.

    On March 1, 2021, five operating companies, DCM Kahma Co., Ltd., DCM Daiki Co., Ltd., DCM Homac Co.,Ltd., DCM Sanwa Co., Ltd., and DCM Kuroganeya Co., Ltd., merged to form DCM Co., Ltd.

    Established the DCM philosophy consisting of the company motto, management philosophy, action philosophy, and action guidelines.

    Corporate Philosophy
    Corporate Philosophy

Long-Term Business Plan Becoming a
"Comprehensive Company for Comfortable Living"
in 2030

From "Company that sells products"
to "company that comprehensively provides affluent lifestyles"