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Global Network

The global network that supports the technology of the Shiseido Group

■Innovation Centers
Via the multi-hub network, our 8 global innovation centers take advantage of and utilize their regional strengths.

Japan

Shiseido Global Innovation Center

・Established as Research Department Testing Room in 1916

・Relocated to Minato Mirai 21 in Yokohama, Japan in April 2019

・Conducts development of cosmetics, beauty foods, beauty devices, and beauty regimens, and basic researches that support these developments.

・Offers spaces for collaborative works with partners in different research areas and industry sectors as well as for consumers.

・Welcomes visitors to experience the latest research at facilities (such as Beauty Bar at where visitors can create their own personalized cosmetics).

Shiseido Global Innovation Center

Shiseido cell-Processing & Expansion Center

・Established in May, 2014 at the Business Support Center for Biomedical Research Activities (BMA) in Kobe

・Facility for culturing and processing of human cells for accomplishment of regenerative medecine, such as cure for hair baldness by cell-based therapy.

Shiseido cell-Processing & Expansion Center)

Asia Pacific(excluding Japan)

Shiseido China Research Center Co., Ltd. (China Innovation Center)

・Established in 2001 (Beijing, top right picture)

・Research and development of products for Chinese markets

・Research of consumers in China

・Study of regulations on cosmetics and compliance with applicable laws and regulations

・Shanghai branch (Established in 2015, bottom right picture)

Shiseido China Research Center Co., Ltd. (China Innovation Center) Shiseido China Research Center Co., Ltd. (China Innovation Center) Shanghai branch

Shiseido Asia Pacific Innovation Center

・Established in 2006

・Relocated the center from Bangkok to Singapore in 2017

・Research of consumers in Southeast Asia and communication development

・Study of regulations on cosmetics and compliance with applicable laws and regulations

・Shanghai branch established in 2015

Shiseido Asia Pacific Innovation Center

USA

Shiseido Americas Innovation Center

・Established in 1990

・Research and development of products for NARS, Bare Minerals and OEM business

・Search for new materials for cosmetics in USA

Shiseido Americas Innovation Center

・Established in 2018

・Develops innovative business model offering new experience and value to consumers.

・Promotes innovative technologies going beyond cosmetics products.

Europe

Shiseido International France S.A.S.
Europe Innovation Center

・Established in 1988

・Research of consumers in Europe and communication development

・Research and development of fragrance and skincare products

Shiseido International France S.A.S. Europe Innovation Center

■Production Sites
There are 11 production sites around the world including Nasu Factory, Kakegawa Factory, Kuki Factory and Osaka Factory in Japan. We inaugurated a new factory in Ohtawara, Tochigi prefecture in 2019, and a new global supply chain site will be inaugurated in Ibaraki, Osaka prefecture, in 2020. In 2022, another new factory will also start operation in Kurume, Fukuoka prefecture.
In order to secure further growth in the future, we aim to establish a stable production system in the medium- to long-term.

Japan

・Established in 1975

・Main products: Makeup products, hyaluronic acid

Shiseido Kakegawa Factory

Shiseido Osaka Factory

・Established in 1939

・Main products: High-priced skincare products

Shiseido Osaka Factory

・Established in 1983

・Main products: Personal care products, sun care products

Shiseido Kuki Factory

・Established in 2019

・Main products: Medium-to-high-priced skincare products

Shiseido Nasu Factory

Asia Pacific(excluding Japan)

Shiseido Liyuan Cosmetics Co., Ltd.

・Established in 1993

・Main products: Skincare and makeup products for the regional market

Shiseido Liyuan Cosmetics Co., Ltd.

Shiseido Citic Cosmetics Co., Ltd.

・Established in 1999

・Main products: Skincare and makeup products for the regional market

Shiseido Citic Cosmetics Co., Ltd.

Taiwan Shiseido Hsinchu Factory

・Established in 2016

・Main products: Skincare and makeup products for the Taiwanese regional market, makeup products for the ASEAN markets

Taiwan Shiseido Hsinchu Factory

Shiseido Vietnam Inc.

・Established in 2010

・Main products: Skincare products for the Japanese and Asian markets

Shiseido Vietnam Inc.

USA

Shiseido America Inc.
East Windsor Factory

・Established in 1998

・Main products: Global skincare products

Shiseido America Inc. East Windsor Factory

Europe

Val de Loire Factory

・Established in 1999

・Main products: Global skincare products, fragrance products

Val de Loire Factory

Gien Factory

・Established in 1991

・Main products: Fragrance products

Gien Factory