Company Profile

Corporate Philosophy

Become a company that connects the desire of “manufacturing”

Greetings from the President

Our company, has been working mainly on furniture manufacturing since its foundation in 1924, will soon be celebrating its 100th anniversary.
We have consistently worked on moving forward with woods. Today we receive orders from major general contractors, manufacturers, and customers from various industries.
For the next 100 years, Kobayashi Wood Works aims to be a continued growing company toward the future. The launch of our original furniture brand “CoffreK” is the first step in this direction, incorporating new challenges in concept and design, while passing on to the next generation the skilled craftsmanship we have cultivated over the years. As the traditions are passed on to the younger generation, new pillars will be developed… We hope that you will look forward to the future of Kobayashi Woodworks.

President Tomohiro Kobayashi

Kobayashi Woodwork Co.,Ltd.

Head office
570-1, Higashihouda, Bessho-Cho, Miki-City, Hyogo  673-0444  Japan
Branch officeOsaka (General)
#802, 7-12-5, Nishinakajima Yodogawa-Ku, Osaka-City, Osaka  532-0011, Japan

Gifu (Kitchen & Range hood)
56, 1-Chome Miyakita, Funabashi-Cho, Hashima-City, Gifu  501-6301, Japan

Kyoto (Woodwoorks & Furniture)

Tokyo (Genaral) 
Miki Showroom  (Product : nobilia, CookHoodle, CoffreK)
570-1, Higashihouda, Bessho-Cho, Miki-City, Hyogo  673-0444, Japan

Osaka ATC, IHPC Showroom (Product : nobilia, CookHoodle, CoffreK)
ATC Building ITM, 2-1-10, Nannkoukita, Suminoe-Ku, Osaka-City, Osaka  559-0034, Japan

Kobe HDC Showroom  (Product : nobilia, CookHoodle, )
HDC Kobe, 1-2-2, Higashikawasaki-Cho, Chuou-Ku, Kobe-City, Hyogo  650-0044, Japan

Tokyo Joint Showroom  (Product :  nobilia, CookHoodle, CoffreK)
7th Fl, Tonakai Towers, 3-4-6, Iwamoto-Cho, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo  101-0032, Japan

Gifu Hashima showroom (Product : nobilia, CookHoodle, CoffreK )
1-56, Miyakita, Funabashi-Cho, Hashima-City, Gifu  501-6301, Japan
Business ActivitiesContruct furniture
 furniture installation, wood works, wood fittings
Artificial marble
 Kitchen counter, Washroom counter, Other tabletop
Store construction
 Design, Planning, Furnitureing, Facility works and other in general works
 Manufacturing and sales of Range hood
nobilia kitchen under license
 manufacturing built-in kitchen and sales
Antibacterial & anti-virus coating
 Coating of furniture and fixtures
 Design, manufacture and sale of original brand furniture

Corporate History

1924 (Taisho 13)     The First Kaneji Kobayashi founded Kobayashi Wood Works.
Manufacture of cutting tools (planers) for carpenters and joiners.
1950 (Showa 25)Second generation Hisao Kobayashi was appointed the Executive Director.
Started manufacturing and selling small planers.
1970 (Showa 45)Changed the company’s name to Kobayashi Woodworks Co.
Started manufacturing mass-produced Fusuma and Fusuma door
1975 (Showa 50)Started manufacturing wooden fixtures and furniture.
1990 (Heisei 2)Started full-scale woodworking, in-house processing of artificial marble, and construction of interior fixtures and fittings.
2005 (Heisei 25)The Third Tomohiro Kobayashi was appointed the Executive Director.
Established the office in Osaka
2014 (Heisei 26)Established the office in Tokyo
2015 (Heisei 27)Moved to new building (current location)
2016 (Heisei 28)Ended manufacture of planer
Expanded furniture manufacturing to two divisions: special order and mass production
Transitioned to a full-scale factory capable of handling small to large lots.
Established Nobilia Kitchen Division
Established Cook Hoodle Division
2020 (Reiwa 2)Opened Miki showroom
Published private-brand ”CoffreK”
2022 (Reiwa 4)Opened Gifu Hashima showroom