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1996 February Established AXELL Corporation (principal place of business: Nakano-ku, Tokyo) aiming at the development and sales of high performance semiconductor products
April Developed application specific integrated circuit (hereinafter referred to as "ASIC") products for pachinko and pachislot machines
1998 January Entered business collaboration agreement with Internix Incorporated as a distributor
April Entered business collaboration agreement with Midoriya Electric Co., Ltd. as a distributor
July Launched application specific standard product (hereinafter referred to as "ASSP"): "AG1" series for pachinko and pachislot machines
1999 September Launched ASSP product: "AS1" series for pachinko and pachislot machines
2001 January Moved principal place of business to Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
May Entered business collaboration agreement with Okaya Electronics Corp. as a distributor
2002 June Launched ASSP product: "AG2" series for pachinko and pachislot machines
December Listed as OTC shares with Japan Securities Dealers Association (reorganized as Jasdaq Securities Exchanges, Inc. in December 2004)
2003 March Launched ASSP product: "AG901" for embedded systems market
2004 August Launched ASSP product: "AG902" for embedded systems market
September Launched ASSP product: "AS201" for pachinko and pachislot machines
2005 July Obtained "ISO9001:2000" certification from Japan Quality Assurance Organization (JQA)
2006 May Moved principal place of business to Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
November November Launched ASSP product: "AG301" for pachinko and pachislot
2007 April Launched ASSP product: "AL1" series for pachinko and pachislot
July Launched ASSP product: "AS301" for pachinko and pachislot
2008 June Launched ASSP product: "AG333" for pachinko and pachislot
November Listing on Second Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange
2009 October Launched ASSP product: "AG10" for embedded systems market
2010 March Listing on First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange.