April 1, 2013

Ontario, Canada—Craft Originators, a Tsuchiya company since 1995, has joined in sharing the TASUS Corporation name. In this capacity, the 40,000-square-foot facility in Hamilton, Ontario, will serve as TASUS decal and nameplate division. This change will allow TASUS to consolidate our various printed products, including pressure-sensitive labels, ROHS-compliant pre-formed chrome in-mold decoration films, nameplates, and model designation to name a few.

March 17, 2013

Florence, Ala. —TASUS is installing an additional injection molding press to our temporary manufacturing facility in Florence. The new press will accommodate increased production needs for headlamp housings being supplied to Nissan. Ultimately, all four of our injection molding presses will be housed in our permanent, 104,000-square-foot production facility after construction is complete in Fall 2013.

February 27, 2013


Bloomington, Ind.—On Feb. 27, Melanie Hart, president of TASUS Corporation and CEO of Tsuchiya Group North America, joined former Indiana Senator Richard Lugar and senior executives from Toyota and Subaru in providing an update on Japanese-American manufacturing at the annual Japan Update Symposium hosted by the Japan-America Society of Indiana.